This complete slice has an ellipsoidal light-colored clast in the upper right quadrant. Chondrules (for which chondrites are named) and chondrule fragments abound. Armored chondrules (each with a circumscribed wall of metallic iron-nickel and sulfide) are also in evidence. The cut surface is embellished by gleaming metal dispersed throughout. Modern cutting.
42 x 53 x 2 mm. (1⅔ x 2 x ⅛ in.) and... read more