#GB-19B Small Gibeon Meteorite 4gr

#GB-19B Small Gibeon Meteorite 4gr

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#GB-19B Small Gibeon Meteorite, 4 grams. Each one unique.

Great Nama Land, Namibia, Africa
Gibeon nickel-iron Meteorite, Fine Octahedrite
This meteorite was first discovered in 1836, although it was known to the local inhabitants prior to that date. Most specimens show flight markings and evidence of a violent break up. High nickel content.
Although the date of the impact is not known, the age of crystallization of the iron-nickel metal in the Gibeon has been dated at 4 billion years.