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MASLYANINO Iron Meteorite Slice 95.5g - Iron IAB - Fine Octahedrite with Silicate Inclusions - Amazing and Rare Meteorite

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On Offer:  95.5 gram Maslyanino Iron Meteorite Partial Slice
Dimensions: Approximately 110mm x 88mm x 2.66mm

Type: Iron, IAB

Official name:  Maslyanino

Description: A beautiful 95.5 gram Maslyanino meteorite partial slice of the Maslyanino Iron meteorite found in the Novosibirsk Region, Russia in 1992. This is a very rare Iron IAB meteorite that has silicate inclusions and fine Octahedrite patterns. A lovely slice to treasure.

What you get: 95.5 gram Maslyanino Meteorite Specimen as Shown, signed Certificate of Authenticity

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Basic information Name: Maslyanino
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1992
Country: Russia
Mass: 26 kg
Meteoritical Bulletin:   MB 78   (1995)   IAB
NHM Catalogue:   5th Edition   (2000)   IAB
MetBase:   v. 7.1   (2006)   IAB
Recommended:   Iron, IAB complex   [explanation]

This is 1 of 68 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, IAB complex.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites

Writeup from MB 78:


Novosibirsk Region, Russia

Found 1992 May 25

Iron (Fine octahedrite with silicate inclusions, IAB)

A mass of 26 kg was found by agronomist V. G. Okel' in a wheat field near Maslyanino village. Classification, information, type sample (1.4 kg): Marina A. Ivanova, Committee on Meteorites, Russian Academy of Sciences, Ul. M. Ulyanovoi 3, korp. 1, Moscow 117313, Russia. Analysis: 12.43% Ni; 70 ppm Ge; 1.0 ppm Ir; 29 ppm Ga; L. D. Barsukova and G. M. Kolesov, Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, RAS, Moscow. The main mass is at the Geological Museum of the Geological and Geophysical Institute of the Siberian Branch RAS, Universitesky Avenue 3, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia.


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