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Plainview   contributed by jnmczurich, IMCA 2391   MetBul Link

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1670 grams. 160 x 98 x 64 mm.   H5

TKW 700 kg. Fall not observed. Found 1917, Texas, USA.

jnmczurich writes:
H5 chondrite, regolith breccia. S3, Fa 19.5, F2 17.2, FE(tot) 27.65%. In our collections for 100 years.

98% complete, blocky individual with shallow regmaglypts. Dealer trade: 1992
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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below


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John Divelbiss
 10/18/2017 10:22:18 AM
a nice American meteorite find! never bought one myself though. I should.
Daniel Da Costa
 10/18/2017 9:01:57 AM
super merci pour cette belle photo, magnifique chondrite H5
 10/18/2017 1:26:53 AM
Wonderful monumental stone, J*rgen, tortured by extreme heat and pressure, and showing this impressively.
John Hope
 10/18/2017 12:32:33 AM
Very nice, you are so lucky to own such a special piece.

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