3.8" 1016g METEORITE w/Deep Regmaglypts NiFe Campo del Cielo Argentina for sale

$1,025.00
Product Code: EB0915META4
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Location Campo del Cielo meteorite field, near Gran Chaco, Gualamba, Chaco, Argentina
Size 3.8" x 2.8" x 2.0"
Suggested Stand A suitable display stand comes free with this specimen.

This meteorite from Campo del Cielo in Argentina still has its original natural, uncleaned, unpolished outer surface. It is colored a dark reddish black, with depressions that look like thumbprints (called regmaglypts). This is a very 3-dimensional nickel-iron meteorite with a fusion crust that is scientifically significant and that is lost on meteorites that have been polished.