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Lot 30: LARGE PARTIAL SLICE OF ESQUEL PALLASITE — EXTRATERRESTRIAL GEMS, Pallasite – PAL Chubut, Argentina

One long curve of the meteorite’s exterior surface along with two cut edges delimit this partial slice. Crystals of olivine and peridot richly abound and appear suspended in the metallic matrix. One side of the specimen reveals the natural crystalline habit of the two iron-nickel alloys comprising the matrix—a signature pattern that is diagnostic in the identification of a meteorite—the opposite... read more
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07 Feb 15:00 - 14 Feb 15:29
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