For Sale IconUwet IIAB Hexahedrite Iron Meteorites for Sale

Location: Calabar Cross, Nigeria (5° 17'N, 8° 15'E)

Found: 1903, known before this year.

Type: Iron, IIAB Hexahedrite

Description: A mass of about 55 Kg was said to have fallen 80 years before and was preserved by the natives. In 1908 a piece of about 10 Kg was presented to the British Museum. Because of weathering, it is believed to have fallen before 1825. Reheated cosmically. 5.61% Ni, 62.3 ppm Ga, 182 ppm Ge, 2.6 ppm Ir. (From Catalogue of Meteorites, 2000) A slice of Uwet was on display at the Smithsonian' Natural History Museum last time I visited.

Link to Meteoritical Bulletin Database.

# UW2-0 # UW2-4 # UW5-3 # UW5-31 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: 2.0 gm Weight: 2.4 gm Weight: 5.3 gm Weight: 5.3 gm
Features: Part Slice Features: Part Slice Features: Part Slice Features: Part Slice
Price: sold Price: sold Price: sold Price: sold

# UW17-5 # UW22-3 # UW28-1
Weight: 17.5 gm Weight: 22.3 gm Weight: 28.1 gm
Features: Part Slice Features: Part Slice Features: Part Slice
Price: sold Price: sold Price: sold