4.6" 2.9LB Shiny Nickel Iron METEORITE Witnessed Fall 1516 Nandan China for sale

$425.00
Product Code: EB0617METC4
Availability: In Stock
 
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Location NanDan, Guangxi, China
Suggested Stand Medium 2.5" Peg Stand

Here is a nickel iron meteorite from a witnessed fall in NanDan, China in 1516 . It weighs 1317 grams The surface features a burnished metallic sheen, and the piece has been shaped by the heat of its fiery passage through the earth's atmosphere. Pieces like this one have always been highly prized by collectors, and this is a very good example of the material from this historic fall.