Eucrite from Sahara

North West Africa
Find, 2015
under classification, probably achondrite, monomict eucrite
Complete specimen, 4,9 kg
Size: 17,0 x 15,0 x 14,5 cm
Remarks: Big individual with 70% crust

This piece is purchaced from a Moroccon meteorite dealer Hamza Lharbi. Acording to him and other sources the piece was originally find close to the town of Smara in Western Sahara.

This piece presents a rare complite hed-meteorite with crust.

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