RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR
RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR
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RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR
RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR
RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR
RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR
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RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR

Estimate: 2,500 - 3,500 USD

RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR

Estimate: 2,500 - 3,500 USD
Lot sold:1,386USD
(13 bids, reserve met)

Description

RARE ZOOMORPHIC METEORITE – AN ODESSA METEORITE IN THE NATURAL FORM OF A BOAR

Octahedrite siderite, class IAB

Odessa, Texas, USA


12 x 10 cm. Presented on a custom base. 


Found in 1922 in Odessa, Texas, this uniquely American meteorite slice displays the distinctive Widmanstätten figures, a telltale sign of formation in space. Metoerites with animal-like forms are extremely rare, with this specimen taking the natural shape of a boar.

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