Landes (IAB-MG)


Country: USA
State/District: West Virginia, Grant Co.
Date of fall/find: Found 1930, (about)
Total known weight: 69.8 kg
Number of pieces: 1
Type: Iron. Silicate-bearing octahedrite.
Shock stage: S3

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The specimen was plowed up in a hillside cornfield one mile east of the Landes Post Office about 35 to 40 years prior to being called to the attention of Glenn I Huss in 1968. During most of this period it lay under the eaves of a barn where water dripped on it without apparent damage to the specimen.



ID#: 7163
Description: Slice
Size: 3 x 2 x 0.4 cm
Weight: 17.4 gr

US$ 820.00

 

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