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    MUONIONALUSTA METEORITE ADJUSTABLE RING WITH GEMSTONES
    Iron fine octahedrite - IVA
    Northern Sweden - (67° 48'N, 23° 6'E)

    New analysis of this strongly shock-metamorphosed Iron meteorite shows a content of 8.4 percent nickel with trace amounts of rare elements (0.33 ppm gallium, 0.133 ppm germanium and 1.6 ppm irridium) and the minerals Chromite, Daubréelite, Schreibersite, Akaganéite and inclusions of Troilite. However, in the end, all you need to know is that this is a gorgeous sterling silver ring featuring a Muonionalusta meteorite with its Widmanstätten patterning. It is accented by four faceted gemstones: two rich purple oval shaped Amethyst and two dark pink, pear shaped Tourmalines. The meteorite slice measures 1.4 x 0.7 inches (3.55 x 1.77 cm) and is plated with white gold for preservation purposes. This ring is fully adjustable and is in pristine condition - and it will go with any outfit. This piece comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
    Offered at no reserve.


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2014
    28th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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