Slice Pallasite - 106×55×3 mm - 23 g

Description
Slice Pallasite - 106×55×3 mm - 23 g
Sericho, Kenya

NEW FOUND ‘SERICHO’ PALLASITE... New find in 2016...!!!


SLICE of 23 g.

Size: 106 x 55 x 3 mm


Very fine olivines in a structured iron matrix makes this new discovered meteorite a must have for the lovers of meteorites and pallasites and the lovers of unique beautiful rocks.

History:
In 2016, two brothers were searching for their camels and came across several large, dense stones south of Sericho, Kenya.
There are no rocks in this area, so they decided they were meteorites.
They spent several weeks collecting them with engine hoists and moving them to their homes in Habaswein.
Though recognized as meteorites in 2016, the masses had been known to camel-herders for decades.

Tip: In order to prevent rust, the project added a rust-proof coating…!!!

------>>>> 23gr before the rust protection, after 26gr...


Shipment with tracking number.

Lot details
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
Slice Pallasite
Dimensions
106×55×3 mm
Weight
23 g
Origin (Region/ City)
Sericho
Origin (Country)
Kenya
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