• Exhibition Text

    • Look closely

      Esquel shows liquid metal surging into and breaking apart a cluster of silicate crystals. These dazzling crystals are made of olivine, a mineral type that includes the gemstone peridot.

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  • Collection Information

    • ESQUEL

      Found 1951 Chubut, Argentina


      AMNH 4958

  • For Educators

    • Topic: Earth Science

      Subtopic: Meteorites

      Keywords: Meteorites, Astrophysics, Olivine, Astrogeology, Asteroids, Crystals

      Audience: General