Abu Moharek, Pre-NWA Egypt Find, H4 Chondrite, Micromount

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In 1997, a team looking for Libyan Desert Glass in the Al Wadi al Jadid region of the Egyptian Sahara, found a peculiar black rock that contrasted with other similar rocks in the area. It was later identified as a meteorite and classified as a H4 chondrite that is unshocked and moderately weathered at S1 and W3. Very little of this meteorite has been distributed to collections and it is rarely seen on the collector market.

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