- Meteorite Type: Stone, Impact Melt Breccia
- Weight: 17.0 grams
- Approximate Measurements: 40 mm x 32 mm x 10 mm
- Additional Information: Incredible end cut displaying the exterior on one side and the polished face reveals a shock vein and a ton of metal flakes
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New for 2018!
Tassédet 004 is a fascinating, newly-discovered impact melt that was found near Agadez in the African nation of Niger. Whole specimens often show an unusual near-spherical shape and a rich, dark remnant fusion crust. Prepared specimens display extraordinary amounts of nickel-iron flecks, and larger slices sometimes contain metal veins and blebs. A unique and visually intriguing new find that is sure to delight collectors.