Meteorite Type: Stone, Impact Melt Breccia
Approximate Measurements: 31 mm x 22 mm x 3 mm
Additional Information: Laboratory prepared slice
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New in 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.