Campo del Cielo Polished and Etched Sphere
Iron, Coarse Octahedrite
Gran Chaco, Argentina
The famous nickel-iron meteorite, Campo del Cielo, fell to earth over 4,000 years ago in the mountainous region of Gran Chaco, Argentina. This large sphere, weighing almost two pounds, has been polished and etched to show its distinctive Widmanstatten pattern. Offered with an acrylic display stand.
Weighs 832 grams (1.84lbs); Diameter measures 5.2 centimeters