£45.00Sold by Red Rock Fossils
A large Campo del Cielo meteorite. this meteorite fell 5000 to 6000 years ago in Argentina about 500 miles north north west of Buenos Aries Argentina breaking up into smaller (field of sky) .This beautiful specimen weighs 35.55 gms and comes in a clear lid acrylic box. The meteorite broke into pieces as it fell through the atmosphere.the original weight was probably over 100 tons. this impact site was first discovered in 1576 the location of the find was Campo del Cielo .. Also included is a free info sheet for your specimen – a nice bright example .Up to 3.5 billion years old!!! The meteorite is approx 3.5 cms across.