A 'squished' round splash droplet with a matte finish. This piece appears to be 'oriented' with a convex leading face and a concave trailing edge.
This individual measures 14 x 13 x 7 mm and weighs 1.6 grams.
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Wabar material from the famed meteorite impact in the Empty Quarter (Rub' al Khali) in southern Saudi Arabia. Three craters have been documented though very little material has come out of this site, and now the craters are covered over by the ever-shifting sand dunes. These pieces came from a collection that has been in storage for about 20 years; an American working in Saudi Arabia for 30 years visited the craters 3 times in the 1990s, bringing back some material. This is what remains of his collection.