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47.3g

57x55x6 mm

Name : Santa_Catharina
Class : Iron Ataxite, Ni-rich. (IRANOM)
Region: Santa Catarina, Brazil
Date : 1875
TKW : 7000kg
Large masses, of total weight ~7000kg, including six biggest 2250kg, 1500kg, 450kg, 375kg, 300kg, were found in clay overlying granite on island of São Francisco, Lunay (1877).
The total weight was propably near 25 000kg, becouse most of material has been sent to England to be smelted for nickel (25-50% Ni)
9.92g

xx mm

slice 2.5$/g = 24$
4.30g

xx mm

slice 2.5$/g = 11$
7.04g

xx mm

slice 2.5$/g = 17$
7.01g

xx mm

slice 2.5$/g = 17$
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