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NWA 10971   contributed by Roving Reporter, IMCA 5204   MetBul Link
 

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54.1 grams.   Eucrite-mmict

TKW 2.03 kg. Fall not observed. Found 2016.

From the MetBul:
Breccia composed of microgabbroic eucrite clasts and related debris. Minerals are exsolved pigeonite (pale orange in thin section), calcic plagioclase (polycrystalline), silica polymorph, ilmenite, Ti-poor chromite, troilite and altered Ni-free metal. Calcite veins are present.

 


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2020 Tucson Gem and Mineral Show in the room of Edwin 'ET' Thompson, Inn Suites 103 (Tucson Hotel City Center).


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John Divelbiss
 2/8/2020 2:08:21 PM
great looking Eucrite...thanks Paul.
 

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