On offer is this Campo Del Cielo iron meteorite individual from Argentina. The Campo Del Cielo meteorite strewnfield (situated in Argentina) consists of many impact craters that formed approximately 5000 years ago when a massive Iron meteor broke apart while entering the earths atmosphere. Thousands of fragments rained down with some of the larger pieces weighing many tonnes. First discovered in the 16th century when native inhabitants were observed using iron weapons which were made from Campo meteorite iron. Campo Del Cielo iron meteorite is classified as a IAB Coarse Octahedrite.
The individual on offer has been surface cleaned to remove any trace of terrestrial debris. Item ships from Ireland through Irish postal service.
Please message me in advance to confirm your location. The item "Campo Del Cielo iron meteorite individual from Argentina 154 grams" is in sale since Thursday, July 9, 2020.This item is in the category "Collectables\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Meteorites & Tektites". The seller is "joney1974" and is located in Drumree. This item can be shipped worldwide.