Martian Meteorite NWA 12269 Pairing

Here we are offering spectacular, Martian Shergottite full slices which have been prepared to have the maximum display area to weight ratios possible.
Below is an excerpt from Meteoritical Bulletin:
Northwest Africa 12269 (NWA 12269) (Northwest Africa) Purchased: 2018 Jul Classification: Martian meteorite (Shergottite) History: Purchased in Ouarzazate, Morocco by Mohamed Aid in July 2018. Petrography: (A. Irving and S. Kuehner, UWS; P. Carpenter, WUSL) Relatively fine grained with intersertal texture. Composed predominantly of zoned clinopyroxene and maskelynite (some exhibiting a curved, narrow lath-like habit) with accessory fine grained intergrowths of hedenbergite+fayalite+silica, Fe-Ti oxides, merrillite and pyrrhotite. Geochemistry: Subcalcic augite (Fs24.8-41.8Wo31.4-24.3, FeO/MnO = 30-33, N = 3), ferropigeonite (Fs66.9-73.0Wo16.6-16.5, FeO/MnO = 41-43, N = 2), maskelynite (An51.9-53.1Or1.3-1.2, N = 2). Classification: Martian (shergottite, fine-intersertal) Specimens: 20.5 g including one polished thin section at UWB; remainder with Mr. Aaronson.

The following specimens are available:

Photo of a beautiful Martian Meteorite
Huge 11.82g Martian Meteorite Full Slice

Photo of a beautiful Martian Meteorite
Amazing 10.94g Martian Meteorite Full Slice

Photo of a beautiful Martian Meteorite
Awesome 6.87g Martian Meteorite Full Slice

To place your order, or if you have any questions please feel free to email us: CONTACT

Arizona Skies Meteorites
P.O. Box 2412
Flagstaff, Arizona 86003

We accept major credit cards (through Paypal), cashiers checks and money orders. Arizona residents add sales tax.

Fossils & Meteorites For Sale (Home Page)

WE BUY METEORITES and WE BUY FOSSILS! Please let us know if you have a meteorite or high quality fossil that you want to sell and we will let you know whether we would be interested in purchasing them from you. Thanks for visiting our site.

To See other wonderful meteorites, fossils and rare collectibles check out the links below: