Hembury slice, Meteorite 505.7g
Lot 1382
Henbury Meteorite--Complete Slice
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
£1,200 - 1,800
Lot Details
Henbury Meteorite--Complete Slice
Iron III AB
Northern Territory, Australia

In the Northern Territory of Australia, 145 kilometers south west of Alice Springs, twelve craters were formed when the famous Henbury meteor blasted the earth's surface. This desirable slice has been acid etched to display Henbury's signature crystalline pattern composed of alternating bands of kamacite and taenite, two nickel-iron alloys. The specimen is a very aesthetic, fine Henbury. Weighing approximately 505.7 grams and measuring 9 1/2 x 5 in
Activities
Contacts
  1. Claudia Florian, G.J.G
    Auction Administration - Natural History
    Bonhams
    Work
    7601 W. Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
    Work +1 323 436 5437
    FaxFax: +1 323 850 5843
Similar items