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Round Etched Aletai Meteorite Slice
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Round Etched Aletai Meteorite Slice

Round Etched Aletai Meteorite Slice Pendant 4.76 grams/2 cm w/ Widmanstätten Pattern on one side (clear resin sealed face)

Name: Aletai
Classification: Nickel-Iron
Group: IIIE
Date of Find: 1898
GPS Coordinates: 45°52'16"N90°30'17"E (main mass)
Observed Fall: No
Total Known Weight estimated: 74 tons
Location Found: China, Aletai County, northern  Xinjiang Uyghur Region and Mongolia.
A large iron was found by a local farmer in a valley in a mountainous area of Aletai County.

1cm scale cube and digital scale not included in sale.  I have been collecting meteorites, tektites & impact breccia/suevites from reputable worldwide hunters & dealers for more than 25 years & I am reducing my collection to offer this fine specimen up for sale.  Slice is acid etched and features characteristic and stunning Widmanstätten pattern on one side and is sealed with a clear epoxy resin to prevent discoloration.

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