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    Henbury

    Henbury Meteorite
    Iron, IIIAB
    Northern Territory, Australia - (24° 34'S, 133° 10'E)
    Found: 1931

    The Henbury Meteorite from the Land Down Under is a favorite among serious collectors and typically presents with an incredible, colorful, reddish-orangey patina over its metallic surface. This spectacular specimen, weighing over 3 kilograms (6.6 pounds), exhibits a captivating, natural shape with a vertical orientation resembling an ancient abstract statue. Impressive from all angles, this colorful and vibrant individual specimen is a top quality example of the Iron from Australia. This Henbury is very aesthetic, with a delightful combination of color, size and form. This is simply a superlative and exotic meteorite.
    Overall Measurements: 5.71 x 3.21 x 2.82 inches (14.50 x 8.15 x 7.17 cm), weighs 3.11 kilograms (6.85 pounds)

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


    Condition Report*: Condition report available upon request.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    20th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 429

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

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