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A polished slice of NWA 791 meteorite with nice fusion crust and great polishing quality. With a finish that fine, the inner structures of the meteorite can be seen in great detail and preservation against oxidation is high. This meteorite includes mirror-like iron inclusions (that are difficult to display photographically) and chondrules, the first material condensed out of the solar fog. The specimen comes with a certificate of authenticity. Shipping costs are 6 Euro within Germany and 10 Euro within EU and Switzerland.

After your purchase this specimen will continue to be displayed in the Meteorite Gallery of our museum unless you do not want us to display your meteorite online.

Please allow 1 to 2 business days for shipment since we have to retrieve the items from our warehouse first. Shipment takes place from Germany via DHL or Hermes. Should you prefer one or the other carrier please let us know. Scale cube is 1cm (not included). In case you are not fully satisfied with the item we will refund 100% of the purchase price and the postage you have paid for your original order within 14 days of your receipt of the meteorite.

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Name NWA 791 - 26.2 g Meteorite type Stony meteorite L5
Fall date - Total known weight ca. 20 kg
Fall region Northwest Africa Chemical composition -
Weathering grade W1-2 Shock stage S2
Weight 26.2 grams Size 62 mm x 41 mm x 4 mm
Item number 160
NWA 791 - 26.2 g
NWA 791 - 26.2 g
NWA 791 - 26.2 g
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