Muonionalusta meteorite fountain pen - 64 grams

Muonionalusta meteorite fountain pen - 64 grams
Norrbotten, Sweden

The offered object is a fountain pen cut out of a Swedish Muonionalusta Meteorite. Except the tip it consists completely out of Meteorite. The Piece was handmade in Germany and it is covered with rhodium and palladium.
800.000 years ago the iron Meteorite broke due to the collission with the atmosphere in many parts and landed scattered at todays border of Sweden and Finnland. It is approximately 4.5 Billion years old.
It weighs 64g and has a diametre of 13mm. It is provided with thread and measures 105mm when it´s closed and 150mm when opened.
A Meteorite Identification Card (Certificate of Authenticity) of the Producer is included.
There are small inclusions to be seen, no damages.

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