Genuine Muonionalusta Meteorite Slice
A stunning piece of natural history, this slice is hand carved from the Muonionalusta Meteorite, which boasts its beautiful, metallic Widmanstätten pattern. The Muonionalusta is a meteorite classified as fine octahedrite, type IVA (Of) which impacted in northern Scandinavia, west of the border between Sweden and Finland, about one million years BCE. The meteorite was first described in 1910 by Professor A. G. Högbom, who named it "Muonionalusta", after a nearby place on the Muonio River. The Muonionialusta iron meteorite is classified as a fine octahedrite IVA. It was discovered in 1906 and given its name based on the nearby Muonio River. This piece comes with an acrylic display stand for convenient display.
- ColorsMetallic, Brown, Gray
Iron, Fine Octahedrite
3"L x 1"W x 7"H
— Weight: 703 g
Please Note: You will receive the exact object in the photos.
Shipping AvailabilityCanada, United States
Shipping PolicyStandard Ground Shipping
Ship InLess than 1 week ⓘ
Return PolicyFinal sale, not eligible for return or cancellation