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Tektite from Patagonia, Argentina

Tektite from Patagonia, Argentina

Locality:Patagonia, Argentina
Description:Opaque black tektite, the result of a meteorite impact causing the Earth's surface soil to fuse into tektites with bubbly appearance on outer surfaces. Ex. Georg Mehling (Augsberg, Germany)
Overall Size:5x3.5x3 cm
Status: For reference only
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