8.3g Brahin Pallasite(PMG) Meteorite ***Etched and Polished Sides***
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Up for auction is an awesome 8.3g slice of the Brahin Pallasite. The meteorite was found 1810 by Anja Fe dosenko on an arable field, at the edge of a small bog in Bragin, Russia.What makes this slice so even cooler is that it has an etched side to show the beatiful crystalline structure, but it also has a polished side.. you decide!! Brahin Basic information Name: Brahin
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1810
Mass: 823 kg
history: Meteoritical Bulletin: MB 44 (1968) Pallasite NHM Catalogue: 5th Edition (2000) Pallasite MetBase: v. 7.1 (2006) Pallasite-Main gr Recommended: Pallasite, PMG [explanation]
This is 1 of 37 approved meteorites classified as Pallasite, PMG. [show all]
Search for other: Metal-rich meteorites , Main group pallasites , and Pallasites
Comments: Revised 26 May 2009: Revised pallasite classifications Writeup Writeup from MB 44:
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DISCOVERY OF BRAGIN STONY-IRON METEORITE, USSRName: BRAGIN (1968). The place of fall or discovery: ... read more