£17.99 – £29.99
A natural fragment of the Tchifaddine meteorite.
Specimen Name: Tchifaddine
Specimen Type: H5 Melt Breccia
Location of Find: Agadez, Niger
Date of Find: 2016
Tchifaddine, also known as Tassédet 004, is a H-impact melt breccia meteorite. Found near Agadez in the African nation of Niger. Specimens often show an unusual near-spherical shape and a rich, dark remnant fusion crust. Prepared specimens display extraordinary amounts of nickel-iron flecks, and larger slices sometimes contain metal veins and blebs. A unique and visually intriguing find that is sure to delight collectors.
Comes in a small plastic casing with foam to protect each fragment. As well as a Specimen Identification Card for you to display at home. Perfect as a gift!
Each of our Tchifaddine fragments is similar to the one shown in the image – however no two fragments are identical.