Canyon Diablo Iron Meteorite, Sculptural Shape, 8.04g

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Since the late 19th century, iron meteorites have been recovered from the area around the Canyon Diablo impact crater in Arizona. The desert around the crater is littered with scraps of nickel iron meteorites. Many thousands of fragments of this material were scattered around the desert and have been found by collectors ober the years. Most of it is solid nickel iron, but occasionally a piece will have a graphite nodule, troilite, or other inclusion.

The specimen being offered here is an uncut individual with an organic sculptural shape. It weighs approx. 8.04 grams.

Refer to the photo. The black centimeter cube is shown for scale and is not included. You are purchasing the specimen shown. Your purchase will include a labeled gemjar for safe storage.