Campo Del Cielo Iron Meteorite 2083g Individual
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Campo Del Cielo Iron Meteorite . Very Nice Large Individual. 2084 grams. ( 4 1/2 lbs ! )
Coarse Iron Octahedrite from Argentina. Dimensions: 5 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 2". Guaranteed Authentic.
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This meteorite came from a batch that was recovered deep
within the ground and has been protected over the years
from weathering. As you can see it's in excellent condition.
** Please keep in mind. I'm not a new seller. My previous ebay ID was paolo2000.I've been selling on ebay for 8 years. My feed back score under my old ID was 795 with 99.7% positive feedback. I had to start a new ID because my old one was compromised and ebay would not reactivate it. Thank You Paul Guadagno Location: Campo del Cielo, Gran Chaco Gualamba, Argentina, about 500 miles north-northwest of Buenos Aries. Latitude 27 degrees 39 minutes South, Longitude 61 degrees 44 minutes West.
Structural Class: Coarse octahedrite, Og, Widmanstatten bandwidth 3.0 Â±0.6 mm.
Chemical Class: Group I, 6.68% Ni, 0.43% Co, 0.25% P, 87 ppm Ga, 407 ppm Ge, 3.6 ppm Ir.
Time of Fall: 4,000 to 6,000 years ago History
The first record of the Campo was in 1576. A Spanish governor learned of the iron from the Indians who reportedly believed ... read more