4" 814g 1.8LB NanDan NickelIron METEORITE w/Regmaglypts Witnessd Fall 1516 China

Product Code: EB0217METC5
Availability: In Stock
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Location NanDan, Guangxi, China
Size 4.0" x 3.2" x 1.6"
Suggested Stand Medium 2.5" Peg Stand

Here is a  nickel iron meteorite from a witnessed fall in Nantan, China in 1516 . 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.