Lunar Meteorite Necklace : A piece of the Moon set in a white gold matrix - 1.63g

Description
Lunar Meteorite Necklace : A piece of the Moon set in a white gold matrix - 1.63g
Made in France, signed and numbered (1/1) jewellery

This necklace was made by the french goldsmith Bonnemaille (that recieved the title of "Master Jeweller"). It is composed of a Lunar Meteorite (officialy referenced) set in a white gold, moon shaped, matrix. This jewellery piece is signed and numbered on the back : LANATH 1/1

NWA 10649 is a lunar meteorite found in 2015. It have been investigated and classified by Anthony Irving at UWS (University of Washington at Seattle), and is officialy referenced, described, in the database of the Meteoritical Society :

https://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=63215

This is a feldpathic breccia, come from the part of the Moon named "Highlands", the lunar older crust with an age of over 4 billion years, up to 4.4 billion years.

The specimen is sent with a certificat, and hand signed print of the Meteoritical Society referencement page.

Lunar meteorite weights 1.63g, white "Gold Moon" is 2.5cm.

Lot details
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
NWA
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
Achondrite Meteorite
Supplement
\tWhite Gold
Origin (Region/ City)
Moon
Origin (Country)
Mauritania
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