Muonionalusta Meteorite Gold Wrapped Pendant
This unique necklace features a piece of a meteorite from Muonionalusta, near Kitkiojarvi, Sweden. This cut piece of meteorite is classified as a fine octahedrite, which reveals unique etchings on its surface, known as widmanstatten pattern, a characteristic this iron meteorite is known for. This particular piece was found in 1906 and the estimated fall is about 800,000 years ago. This piece is wrapped in a gold filled, twisted wire. The pendant measures 22mm in width and 50mm in length, which includes the gold bail. In this listing you may choose to purchase the pendant alone or add the chain shown in the pictures. This is a gold filled, rolo chain with a length of 18".