For Sale IconNWA 11273 Lunar Meteorites for Sale

Location: Sahara Desert (Northwest Africa), exact location unknown.

Found: 2017.

Classification: Lunar meteorite (feldspathic regolith breccia)

Description: History: Material excavated from a site near Tindouf, Algeria was purchased by a consortium of collectors (Rob Wesel, Eric Twelker and Jason Phillips) in April 2017 from Moroccan dealers. Petrograhpy: (A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS) Breccia composed of mineral clasts of anorthite, olivine, exsolved pigeonite, pigeonite, augite, chromite, Ti-Cr-Fe spinel, kamacite, taenite and troilite in a finer grained matrix containing small vesicles and minor barite. Rare basalt clasts and glass fragments are also present. Geochemistry: Olivine (Fa8.7-59.7, FeO/MnO = 89-111, N = 4), pigeonite (Fs28.8Wo11.2, FeO/MnO = 56), clinopyroxene host (Fs15.3Wo40.9, FeO/MnO = 44), orthopyroxene exsolution lamella (Fs34.0Wo2.7, FeO/MnO = 56), augite (Fs16.8Wo41.7, FeO/MnO = 62), plagioclase (An95.9-96.5Or0.2, N = 2).

Link to Meteoritical Bulletin Database.

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# NWA11273-ch #NWA11273-364 # NWA11273-427 # NWA11273-431 About Scale:  Each photo has a small one centimeter cube.  That's a little less than a half inch on a side.  The coin above is a US dime.
Weight: ~0.050 gm Weight: 0.364 gm Weight: 0.427 gm Weight: 0.431 gm
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Price: $25 Price: $78 Price: sold Price: $91

# NWA11273-509 # NWA11273-528 # NWA11273-542 # NWA11273-582 # NWA11273-600
Weight: 0.509 gm Weight: 0.528 gm Weight: 0.542 gm Weight: 0.582 gm Weight: 0.600 gm
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Price: $107 Price: $111 Price: $113 Price: $121 Price: sold

# NWA11273-608 # NWA11273-6431 # NWA11273-644 # NWA11273-651 # NWA11273-658
Weight: 0.608 gm Weight: 0.643 gm Weight: 0.644 gm Weight: 0.651 gm Weight: 0.658 gm
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Price: $127 Price: $134 Price: sold Price: $135 Price: $137

# NWA11273-707 # NWA11273-785 # NWA11273-8801 # NWA11273-941 # NWA11273-1-020
Weight: 0.707 gm Weight: 0.785 gm Weight: 0.880 gm Weight: 0.941 gm Weight: 1.020 gm
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Price: $146 Price: $162 Price: $181 Price: $193 Price: $209

# NWA11273-1-036 # NWA11273-1-178 # NWA11273-1-205 # NWA11273-1-364 # NWA11273-1-378
Weight: 1.036 gm Weight: 1.178 gm Weight: 1.205 gm Weight: 1.364 gm Weight: 1.378 gm
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Price: $212 Price: $241 Price: $246 Price: $278 Price: $281

# NWA11273-1-401 # NWA11273-1-532 # NWA11273-1-675 # NWA11273-1-931 # NWA11273-2-341
Weight: 1.401 gm Weight: 1.532 gm Weight: 1.675 gm Weight: 1.931 gm Weight: 2.341 gm
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Price: $285 Price: $311 Price: $340 Price: $391 Price: $473

# NWA11273-2-397 # NWA11273-2-445 # NWA11273-2-516 # NWA11273-2-518 # NWA11273-2-569
Weight: 2.397 gm Weight: 2.445 gm Weight: 2.516 gm Weight: 2.518 gm Weight: 2.569 gm
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Price: $484 Price: $494 Price: $508 Price: $509 Price: $519

# NWA11273-2-660 # NWA11273-2-854 # NWA11273-3-672 # NWA11273-4-358 # NWA11273-4-472
Weight: 2.660 gm Weight: 2.854 gm Weight: 3.672 gm Weight: 4.358 gm Weight: 4.472 gm
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Price: sold Price: sold Price: $739 Price: $877 Price: $899

# NWA11273-4-618 # NWA11273-7-186 # NWA11273-14-798
Weight: 4.618 gm Weight: 7.186 gm Weight: 14.798 gm
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Price: $929 Price: $1442 Price: sold