Northwest Africa 13276 (Martian (shergottite))


Country: Northwest Africa
State/District:
Date of fall/find: Found 2019, December
Total known weight: 3.652 kg
Number of pieces: 4
Type: Martian (shergottite)
Shock stage: high
Weathering stage: low

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History: Four separate but identical-appearing stones were purchased in December 2019 independently by Aziz Habibi (2200 g, 772 g) and Rachid Chaoui (390g, 290 g) from dealers in Mali and Mauritania. Subsequently the 2200 g and 772 g stones were acquired by Darryl Pitt, and the 290 g stone was acquired by Dr. David Gregory.

Specimen ID#: 4498
Description: Full slice
Size: 3.1 x 2 x 0.2 cm
Weight: 3.5 gr
Price: US$ 385.00

 

4 more specimens of Northwest Africa 13276

Martian (shergottite)
Weight: 2.7 gr
US$ 297.00
Martian (shergottite)
Weight: 1.1 gr
US$ 121.00
Martian (shergottite)
Weight: 2.4 gr
US$ 264.00
Martian (shergottite)
Weight: 1.6 gr
US$ 176.00

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