DescriptionAdmire Meteorite End Cut
Kansas, USA - (38° 42'N, 96° 6'W)
Considered one of the finest of the pallasite variety of meteorites, Admire is at the top of its class. This superb end cut weighs a robust 1,624 grams and offers phenomenal shape, incredible crystal coverage, and aesthetic appeal. This specimen is intensely dramatic on the cut and polished main display window as well as captivating on the reverse natural convex surface which features an undulating, textural, and colorful appearance with the golden color of the Olivine embedded in the metallic material from Space. This superlative offering is simply a fabulous example of the coveted PMG meteorite found in Kansas in 1881. The Stony-Iron containing Olivine crystals and Nickel-Iron metal boasts nice contrast and stability.
Overall Measurements: 8.19 x 5.12 x 1.95 inches (20.80 x 13.00 x 4.95 cm), weighs 1,624 grams
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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