ACHONDRITES

Catalog of ACHONDRITES
Last Update: April 1, 2021

New Pieces / New Prices are in RED
PLEASE NOTE:
Ref# is highlighted in Yellow when a picture is available

Ref# is highlighted in Orange for Exceptional Pieces, usually with more
information. But, sorry, NOT all pictures are up yet.

about 7% of all known meteorites. There are many different types:

HOWARDITES, EUCRITES, DIOGENITES, OLIVINE-DIOGENITES:
Fragments of the crust of a differentiated asteroid, most likely Vesta.

UREILITES:
primitive achondrites, rich in carbon, and occasionally nano-diamonds.

AUBRITES:
Contain minerals unknown on Earth.

ANGRITES:
one of the rarest, the origin is still being argued.

BRACHINITES, LODRANITES, ACAPULCOITES, WINONAITES:
Contain a lot of metal. Very rare types.

LUNAR
Basalts and Breccias: Similar to samples brought back by Apollo missions.

MARTIANS:
3 different types: shergottites, Nakhlites, and Chassignites.

Ref# NAME
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ORIGIN TYPE Provenance description WEIGHT in grams Approx. size (mm) PRICE
A. Sitta Almahata
Sitta

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CM010b Bishopville So. Carolina Aubrite R. Elliott fragments 0.09 SOLD
RV001 Los Angeles 002 California shergottite R. Verish part slice 3.27 26x26x2 $3000.00
AC061 Tatahouine* Tunisia Diogenite Alain Carion fragment 49.32 42x32x27 $2200.00
AC058 Tatahouine* Tunisia Diogenite Alain Carion fragment 58.69 37x32x31 $3000.00
AC056 Tatahouine* Tunisia Diogenite Alain Carion fragment 97.06 54x42x35 $9000.00

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