DescriptionOutstanding Muonionalusta Meteorite Bangle Bracelet
Iron fine octahedrite - IVA
Northern Sweden - (67° 48'N, 23° 6'E)
This attractive bangle bracelet has been created out of a single piece of the Muonionalusta meteorite which fell in Sweden hundreds of thousands of years ago. This piece exhibits the Widmanstätten latticework. This distinct patterning is only achieved when the meteorite is cut, polished and acid etched. The meteorite featured here measures approximately 0.39 inches (1 cm) in width and has been plated to preserve its beauty. It is surrounded on both sides by 925 sterling silver. This stunningly crafted accessory is in pristine condition and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Overall Measurements: 2.49 x 0.59 inches (6.33 x 1.5 cm)
Condition report available upon request.
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