This is an outstanding specimen with many nice large regmaglypts and scoops - great "thumb prints" complete individual Solid Iron classified as IAB Silicated. This beautiful sample of the famous iron meteorite from Chaco Province, Argentina named Campo del Cielo - Heaven's Field in Spanish, that was found in 1576 by Spanish explorers. This meteorite is classified as an Iron polycrystalline coarse octahedrite (IAB). This piece weighs 10,400 grams (22.9 Lbs)and measures 204x153x127 mm. This piece displays extremely well and is a very desirable size.
These pieces are a good example of this iron type and a fantastic conversation topic so it should be in every collection. I will include with the piece a specimen card. Would make a beautiful addition to any collection. The item "Meteorite Premium 10.4 Kg Campo del Cielo Argentina" is in sale since Wednesday, September 30, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Meteorites & Tektites". The seller is "canagem" and is located in Ottawa, Ontario. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan, Australia.