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Libysches Wüstenglas Tektite - 10 x 4 x 3.5 g - 142.9 g - (1)

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Libysches Wüstenglas Tektite - 10 x 4 x 3.5 g - 142.9 g - (1)

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Current bid $349
Next minimum bid $373
Location: Switzerland
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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$349 Bidder 6886
11-09-2018 23:55:00

Grosses Sandmeer - Westliche Wüste, Egypt

Number of items: 1
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite: Libysches Wüstenglas
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite: Tektite
Supplement: Impaktit
Dimensions (in cm): 10 x 4 x 3.5 g
Weight (in g): 142.9 g
Origin (Region/ City): Grosses Sandmeer - Westliche Wüste
Origin (Country): Egypt

Absolutely unique desert glass. Large piece Very good quality. No "discounts". In perfect condition. Partly transparent when held against light. With typical surface on one side (by sand and wind smoothly sanded). A part somewhat rougher as it was lying in the sand. Very nice yellow colour.

The pictures were taken in daylight (sun). The 1 cm cube is for size comparison and is not included in this auction.

Provenance: Great Sandsea (western Libyan desert, Egypt). Purchased in June 2018 from Alain Carion (a very well-known meteorite dealer from Paris) at a meteorite fair in Ensisheim, France.

Supplied with a certificate of authenticity. I am a member of the IMCA (International Meteorite Collectors Association), member No. 8629.

Delivery: "Quick delivery and inscribed" (trace) from the Switzerland.

I have been collecting desert glass, meteorites and minerals for over 15 years. You will find “Sahara gems” on various platforms on the internet.

Thomas - saharagems

Ch saharagems  

Reviews given: 3
Member since: June 25, 2018
  • Great experience. Good service, very nice product, fast shipment.

    user-7eaee2e August 8, 2018

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