You haven't verified your email address yet
  1. Catawiki
  2. Natural history auctions
  3. Meteorite auction
  4. Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) - H5 Ordinary Chondrite - 0.034gm

Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) - H5 Ordinary Chondrite - 0.034gm

Lot reference 12516219
Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) - H5 Ordinary Chondrite - 0.034gm

The auction you are viewing has now ended

Show current auctions

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in:

Current bid $ 36
Next minimum bid $ 42

No bids placed.

$ 36 Bidder 1148
16-08-2017 20:29:36
$ 31 Bidder 6912
16-08-2017 02:46:04
$ 25 Bidder 1148
15-08-2017 21:04:13
$ 20 Bidder 6912
13-08-2017 23:06:36
$ 3 Bidder 7397
11-08-2017 16:59:21
$ 2 Bidder 0899
11-08-2017 16:16:22

Fall 01.07.1920, Meteorite from Simmern - Hintzerath - Rhine Hunsrück circle - Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

3rd. Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) from Rhine Hunsrück circle.

From a privat collection a ultra rarely piece from the
Simmern, GERMANY Meteorite Fall 01.07.1920
H5 Ordinary Chondrite. Only 1 x available ( Hintzerath ).

Description: Stone - Meteorite
• Meteorite: Simmern - Hintzerath )
• Weight: 0.034 g
• Delivery with authenticity certificate
• Delivery in a collector box

Simmern: 49°59' N, 7°32' E
Country: Hunsrück, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Fall: 01.07.1920
Class: Stone; Ordinary Chondrite H5
Synonym(s): Hochscheid; Götzeroth; Hintzerath, Hunsrück
Approx. recovered weight: 1222 g
Reported: Meteoritical Bulletin Database No. 7.1, 2006

After the appearance of a fireball and detonations, a large number of stones fell over an area of 10 x 2 miles, and three were found, one of 142g at Hochscheid, another of 610g at Götzeroth, and the third of 470g between Hochscheid and Hintzerath, H. Michel (1922). Very little preserved. Mineralogy, olivine Fa 19 , B. Mason (1963). U-Th-Pb systematics of zircon, T.R. Ireland & F. Wlotzka (1992). Noble gas data compilation, L. Schultz & H. Kruse (1989); L. Schultz pers. commun. (1998).
Distribution: 200g, Univ., Bonn; 71g, Arizona State Univ., Tempe; 366.2g, Humboldt Univ., Berlin; 0.1g, Max-Planck-Inst., Mainz; 4.2g, Algonquin, DuPont Colln; 85g, Gifhorn, Bartoschewitz Colln; ...
Specimen(s): [1972,321], 29.5g; [1924,327], 7.5g

De Decker Meteorites  top

Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 416
Member since: March 1, 2016
  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Very good transaction !
    See you soon !
    Thank you

    Ansko October 22, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Perfecte en snelle levering, goed verpakt.
    Bedankt Decker Meteorites!

    BursensR October 20, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    alles super!

    Cassini October 16, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Snelle levering en perfect verpakt. Bedankt Decker Meteorites.

    BursensR October 13, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Excellente transaction, vendeur très sérieux, merci.

    erugil83 October 7, 2017

View all 416 reviews

Shipping costs

Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.

More information

Austria $ 11.73
Belgium $ 11.73
Canada $ 14.08
Switzerland $ 11.73
Germany $ 9.39
Denmark $ 11.73
Spain $ 11.73
France $ 11.73
United Kingdom $ 11.73
Ireland $ 11.73
Italy $ 11.73
Luxembourg $ 11.73
Netherlands $ 11.73
Norway $ 11.73
Poland $ 11.73
Portugal $ 11.73
Sweden $ 11.73
United States $ 14.08
Rest of Europe $ 11.73
Rest of the World $ 14.08


The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment. Some sellers may offer the possibility of picking up items by arrangement.

Save shipping costs

You can pick up this lot from the seller: Oberwesel am Rhein (), Germany.

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.


Welcome back! Whilst you were away we added the functionality to view auctions and bid in pounds.


Your bidding privileges have been revoked due to an outstanding payment. You can no longer place bids.

Once your payment has been processed, your bidding privileges will immediately be restored. Please note: if you choose manual transfer, processing your payment and restoring your bidding privileges may take up to 2 business days. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available from our payment screen.

Click here to pay

Never miss another special object!

Catawiki auctions off 30,000 special objects every week. Leave your email address, and we will send you free updates on our special objects and great discounts.

No, I'm not interested in special objects or discounts