For Sale IconNWA 7183 Polymict Diogenite Meteorites for Sale

Location: Northwest Africa, exact location unknown.

Found: Purchased in 2007

Classification: Polymict diogenite

Description: Very fresh fragmental breccia consisting predominantly of angular diogenitic orthopyroxene grains (up to 2 mm across) plus <10 vol.% basaltic eucrite clasts and one finer-grained fragmental breccia clast.   Orthopyroxene (Fs17.1Wo1.1; Fs26.8Wo2.6; FeO/MnO = 27-30) , exsolved pigeonite (orthopyroxene host Fs49.7±0.0 Wo1.8-4.0, FeO/MnO = 32-33; clinopyroxene lamellae Fs25.5-28.7Wo39.6-38.5, FeO/MnO = 27), calcic plagioclase, chromite, ilmenite and troilite. Petrography and analysis by A. Irving.

Comment: This meteorite appears to be very similar to NWA1648 and its pairs.

Link to Meteoritical Bulletin Database.

# NWA7183-2-42 # NWA7183-2-5 # NWA7183-2-62 # NWA7183-2-7 About Scale:  Each photo has a small one centimeter cube.  That's a little less than a half inch on a side.  The coin above is a US dime.
Weight: 2.4 gm Weight: 2.5 gm Weight: 2.6 gm Weight: 2.7 gm
Features: Part slice Features: Part slice Features: Part slice Features: Part slice
Price: $101 Price: $105 Price: $109 Price: $113

# NWA7183-2-8 # NWA7183-3-4 # NWA7183-4-0 # NWA7183-4-4 # NWA7183-5-0
Weight: 2.8 gm Weight: 3.4 gm Weight: 4.0 gm Weight: 4.4 gm Weight: 5.0 gm
Features: Part slice Features: Part slice Features: Part slice Features: Part slice Features: Part slice
Price: $117 Price: sold Price: $165 Price: $181 Price: $205

# NWA7183-11-3 # NWA7183-13-7 # NWA7183-14-5 # NWA7183-15-1 # NWA7183-18-7
Weight: 11.3 gm Weight: 13.7 gm Weight: 14.5 gm Weight: 15.1 gm Weight: 18.7 gm
Features: Slice Features: Slice Features: Slice Features: Slice Features: End
Price: $452 Price: $548 Price: $580 Price: $604 Price: $748