- Meteorite Type: Sericho
- Weight: 18.9 grams
- Approximate Measurements: 57 mm x 14 mm x 5 mm
- Additional Information: Oblong shape, rounded top, lovely olivine, squared edges and polished on both sides.
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Pallasites are perhaps the most alluring of all meteorites, and they are certainly of great interest to collectors and enthusiasts. Pallasites consist of a nickel-iron matrix rich in colorful olivine crystals. Pallasites are believed to have formed at the core/mantle boundary of large asteroids and they are extremely rare. Out of nearly 65,000 officially recognized meteorites, there are only 130 known pallasites.