Gibeon main content.


Part of Hall of Meteorites.

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Exhibition Text

Look closely

A dark band of iron sulfide marks the boundary between two sections of crystals that grew until they ran into each other.

Collection Information


Found 1836 Great Nama Land, Namibia


AMNH 210

For Educators

Topic: Earth Science

Subtopic: Meteorites

Keywords: Astrophysics, Mineralogy, Astrogeology, Crystals, Meteorites, Iron

Audience: General