For Sale IconNWA 11289 IIIE Iron Meteorites for Sale

Location: Northwest Africa, exact location unknown.

Found: 2012.

Type: Iron, IIIE.

Description: History: The meteorite was purchased in Temara from a dealer who bought it in Beni Melal. Petrography: Weathered interior, medium octaedrite texture. No inclusions were observed in the repository specimen. Rust formed during storage, after it was cut 4 to 5 years before classification. Geochemistry: Elemental composition in wt%: Ni = 9.7, Co=0.46; and in ppm: Cr=3.8, Cu=131.1, Ga=21.7, As=13.8, W=0.53, Pt=3.2, Ir=0.076 and Au=1.6. Classification: Iron, IIIE based on Ir, Co, Ga, and Au abundances (Malvin et al., 1984).

Note: This meteorite has been stabilized by an electrolysis process.

Link to Meteoritical Bulletin Database.

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# NWA11289-5-6 # NWA11289-6-5 # NWA11289-7-4 # NWA11289-12-8 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 5.6 gm Weight 6.5 gm Weight 7.4 gm Weight 12.8 gm
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Price: $50 Price: sold sold $107

# NWA11289-13-9 # NWA11289-15-5 # NWA11289-17-7 # NWA11289-51-2 # NWA11289-54-2
Weight 13.9 gm Weight 15.5 gm Weight 17.7 gm Weight 51.2 gm Weight 54.2 gm
Features: Etched slice of fragment. Features: Etched part slice of fragment. Features: Etched slice of fragment. Features: Etched slice of fragment. Features: Etched slice of fragment.
$116 Price: $129 sold sold $439