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Cruz del Aire   contributed by Paul Swartz, IMCA 5204   MetBul Link

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  Iron, ungrouped

TKW 23 kg. Fall not observed. Found 1911, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.


Paul writes:
I went to the Osiris-Rex open house on August 27, 2016, at the University of Arizona Kuiper Space Center and visited the Flandrau Planetarium afterwards. They have a pretty good meteorite collection on display in the basement, along with lots of minerals. This is one of the specimens on display.

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m schulman
 9/20/2016 8:18:25 PM
Really nice one, looks very Muonionalusta-y to me.
Anne Black
 9/20/2016 3:51:24 PM
Another one I had never even heard of!!!! Yes, I'll be studying Buchwald's Handbook. Thanks Paul.
 9/20/2016 4:24:58 AM
Nice piece...yes, wonderful display down there in the basement.

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