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Tissint   contributed by John Sinclair   MetBul Link

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120 gram individual.   Martian (shergottite)

TKW 7 kg. Observed fall July 18, 2011, near Tata, Morocco.

John writes:
From a private collection. About 98% fusion crusted.

This Tissint sits up nicely for display and exhibits a nearly complete black, glassy fusion crust.

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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below

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2 pictures in the Queue
Andreas Koppelt
 12/12/2013 3:11:12 PM
A marvellous piece of Mars with a nice shape and brilliant crust! Congratulation! Wanna swap with MPOD of December 3rd? ;-)
Benjamin P. Sun
 12/8/2013 10:21:05 PM
Nice chunk of Mars
 12/8/2013 5:41:40 PM
A very nice portion of a fresh martian meteorite. We need to see photos of main masses of planetary meteorites specially on the desert floor.
Jim K
 12/8/2013 7:03:55 AM
Very nice!
Jarkko Kettunen
 12/8/2013 1:26:28 AM
Great piece!
Garry Stewart
 12/8/2013 1:08:26 AM
Amazing piece. Thx for sharing.


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