Lunar Meteorite - End Piece

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Lunar Meteorite - End Piece

US$ 15,000 - 20,000
£ 11,000 - 14,000
Lunar Meteorite - End Piece
Touat 005, feldspathic breccia
Adrar, Algeria

This beautiful meteorite has been referred to as the stained glass Lunar by some collectors because of its glassy texture and translucency when light passes through the slices. Appearing as a fragmental breccia with white plagioclase megacrysts and lithic clasts set in a dark shocked matrix. Shock melt veins with vesicles are observed on the polished surface. The minor opaque phases are ilmenite and chromite. Weighing approximately 169 grams and measuring 4 x 3 1/2 in
Lunar Meteorite - End Piece
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