Ocotillo Meteorite Slice
Imperial County, California, USA
The Ocotillo Meteorite was found in California in 1990. The Iron
can be cut and etched, to reveal the Widmanstätten pattern inside
the material, which this solid specimen certainly evidences. This
thick and heavy example, weighing 523 grams, has a rough and rustic
nature in addition to the fine pattern it displays on its face.
Overall Measurements: 5.51 x 4.92 x 0.24 inches (14.00 x 12.50 x
0.60 cm), weighs 523 grams
Provenance: The Property from an East Coast Collection
Phillips, New York, June 8, 1996 (lot 228)
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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