Etched Silicated-Iron
Item: 39.1 Dimensions: 88 x 69 x 6 mm Weight: 169 g
Provenance: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
This distinctive cross section shows a coarse octahedron pattern interrupted by proportionally large silicates.
Partial/complete: Complete slice
Cube: ~15mm x 15mm x 15mm ≈ 15mm3


Country: Chile
Region: Atacama
Found: 1863
Group: Iron
Type: Octahedrite, Coarse
Class: IAB-MG
Total known weight: 20kg

Numerous masses were brought to Copiapo since 1863: some, owing to interchange of labels by G.Daubr