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    MUONIONALUSTA METEORITE BANGLE BRACELET: OUT OF THIS WORLD
    Iron fine octahedrite - IVA
    Northern Sweden - (67° 48'N, 23° 6'E)

    This bangle bracelet, crafted from a single Muonionalusta meteorite, exhibits a crystalline fingerprint known as the "Widmanstätten patterning." This fine piece is an out of the world jewelry statement: the latticework displayed here is only found in select Iron meteorites and acts as a distinct fingerprint for that specific meteorite. To enhance the patterning and protect the meteorite itself, the bracelet has been plated with white gold. This unique bracelet is very difficult to produce and requires great skill when working with this material. It measures 2.42 inches (6.15 cm) in diameter. This is truly a one-of-a-kind bracelet from "outer space" and is in pristine condition.


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2014
    28th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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