SACRAMENTO WASH 005 a.k.a. FRANCONIA IRON
The total known weight of SAW 005 is estmated in the 1 kg range with the largest known piece weighing 43.7 grams.
It is thought that these meteorites formed when the H chondrite parent body encountered an impact that melted the iron and sulfides. This has led to the proposal of terms such as sulfide-iron meteorites and impact melt irons. SAW 005 is the only H-metal meteorite outside of Antarctica and one of only five in the world.
Small individuals with good character $25 each
Buy 2-9 pieces for $20 each
10+ for $15 each
A2 A3 A4 A5 A6
B1 B3 B4 B6
C1 C2 C3 C4 C6
D2 D3 D4 D6
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