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MISSING: 9.04 kilogram Sikhote-Alin shrapnel individual   More Info


 
NWA 864   contributed by Twink Monrad, IMCA 9454   MetBul Link


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23.7 grams.   L3.3

TKW 972 grams. Fall not observed. Found 2000.

From the MetBul:
Highly unequilibrated (<3.3). Highy unequilibrated chondrite with well-defined chondrules and some contain zoned olivine. Its matrix contains fine blades and laths of Fe-rich olivine and is very similar to Krymka (L3.1) matrix. These characteristics suggest that is L ≤3.3.


 


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Ben Fisler
 6/28/2019 9:07:49 PM
Beautiful piece, Twink.
John Divelbiss
 6/28/2019 6:21:59 PM
WOW !...that is nice Twink
Twink Monrad
 6/28/2019 2:42:58 PM
I have to admit that although I have seen and handled my collection for years, it is sometimes not until I see one of Paul's photographs of them that I appreciate the true beauty!
Bernd Pauli
 6/28/2019 10:06:15 AM
Chondrule dinner is served. Delicious!
AL Mitterling
 6/28/2019 3:32:26 AM
Hi Twink and all, This looks much like Ragland with the detailed chondrules. Simply beautiful and a great piece from the NWA region for sure.
Graham Ensor
 6/28/2019 3:28:36 AM
Nice example Twink.
 

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