Collecting and preserving meteorites since 1998.
Welcome
Meteorites For Sale
Related Items For Sale
Chondrites
Collection
Goals & About us
Contact
Resources & Links
Allende, CV3.2
Bassikounou, H5
Carancas, H4-5
Gao-Guenie, H5
Gujba, CBa
Foster, H4
Juanita de Angeles, H5
Kunya-Urgench, H5
La Colina, H5
La Luz, H4
Leedey, L6
Long Island, L6
Mreïra, L-chondrite
New Orleans, H5
NWA 869, L3-6
NWA 4419, R4
NWA 6508, EL3
NWA 6510, L4
NWA 7406, EL3
NWA 7801, CK5
NWA Main Masses
Ochansk, H4
Park Forest, L5
Pony Creek, H4
Red Dry Lake 064, H5
Renfrow, L6
San Bernardino Wash, L5
Santa Vitoria do Palmar, L3
Sierra Colorada, L5
Soltmany, L6
Sutter's Mill, C
Tulia (a), H3-4
Pony Creek, H4
The Meteoritical Bulletin offered scant information on the find, but I was able to find a paper by Art Ehlmann and Klaus Keil that described the meteorite in some detail.


1

This partial slice comes from the Monnig collection and comes with their original label -- but it does not bear a painted collection number.  It still makes for quite a nice display.
54.787 gram quarter-slice - $500 (on hold)




The weight on the Monnig label isn't quite right; I weighed the slice on a recently calibrated scale and it came to 54.787 grams. 
Thanks to the fact that this meteorite experienced a reasonable degree of shock in space, it is very solid and its interior has not weathered much.  This slice is an attractive piece of an American find with a low total known weight and institutional provenance.  This is the largest piece of Pony Creek I've seen available, but pieces of any size are hard to come by.
$500 (on hold)

Send an Email


1Ehlmann, A. J. & Keil, K.,
Classification of four ordinary chondrites from the Monnig Meteorite Collection. Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 27, no. 4, p. 470-472.
WelcomeMeteorites For SaleRelated Items For SaleChondritesCollectionGoals & About usContactResources & Links