NWA 5480, Rare Olivine Diogenite, Endcut, 1.76g


NWA 5480 was first recovered out of the Saharan Desert of Mali in 2008. It is an unusual meteorite with a matrix of tightly-packed crystals with a marble-cake appearance. It was officially classified as an olivine diogenite achondrite from the asteroid 4 Vesta.

The specimen being offered here is an endcut that weighs 1.76 grams. 

Refer to the photos. 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.