It measures approximately 2.75 inches across. This specimen is completely covered with small dimples and and conspicuous regmaglypts, also called thumbprints. There are deep grooves in the meteorite from its ablative flight through the atmosphere. These meteorites are found in a closed forrest where there is no standing water, and are several feet underground, therefore naturally preserving their excellent quality. Museums, collectors, and amateurs appreciate these meteorites for their quality, character, and reasonable value.
Classified as a Group IAB Og polycrystalline coarsest octahedrite, Campos were rediscovered by Spanish Conquistadors in 1576. These are some of the best quality iron meteorites available in their price range.
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The item "New Campo Del Cielo Iron-Nickel Meteorite 251 Grams" is in sale since Monday, January 29, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Meteorites & Tektites". The seller is "goldenwarrior03" and is located in Woodland Hills, California. This item can be shipped to United States.