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Water bearing Martian Meteorite / Black Beauty

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#1 107

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Posted 29 September 2015 - 04:19 PM

NWA 7034 / Black Beauty

With NASA confirming water on Mars / thought I would post this .

 

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Posted 29 September 2015 - 06:04 PM

Beautiful slice! Black Beauty is definitely on my list of meteorites I must get eventually.



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Posted 29 September 2015 - 07:26 PM

its a must have for any die hard collector / however very pricey ,

this is a slide of NWA 8171 a paired stone to Black beauty .

when at the Western University I was told this slide most likely is of a melt area with fragmental mineral composition .

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Posted 30 September 2015 - 05:09 AM

Nice.  Cool.



#5 Scott in NC

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Posted 03 October 2015 - 08:19 PM

Thanks for sharing the info and the pics, 107! :like:




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