Campo del Cielo Meteorite
Campo del Cielo Meteorite
 
Our Price: $450.00

Stock Status:In Stock

Description
 

Iron-nickel, coarse octahedrite “Thumbprint” fragment of a 4.6 billion y.a. M-type meteor from the Asteroid Belt between Mars and Jupiter.

Found by Indians who told the Spanish in 1576 of a stone that fell from the sky. Gran Chaco, Gualamba, Argentina Fall date: approx. 5000 ya

Length/Depth: 0.25 in

Width: 1.25 in

Height: 2.2 in

Diana created this piece in Sterling Silver and it includes a 16 inch Sterling Silver chain.