Initially found in 1995 by a Texas rancher the Dumont was kept his garage until 2005 when it was sent for testing. UCLA classified this specimen as a IVB Iron Ataxtite. It was recovered by McCartney Taylor in Motley County, Texas. The total known weight is 27.42 kg.
For more information about the Dumont (Ataxtite-IVB) visit the Meteoritical Bulletin Entry Here: http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=47341
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|ID # Dumont128
Weight : 128 g
Notes: This lovely piece displays contraction cracks.
|ID # Dumont184
Weight : 184 g
|ID # Dumont300
Weight : 300 g
Notes: Piece has two contraction cracks.
|ID # Dumont453
Weight : 453 g
Notes: Piece displays schleman lines.
|ID # Dumont703
Weight : 703 g
Notes: Schleman lines and contraction cracks are evident on this piece.
|ID # Dumont951
Weight : 951 g
Notes: Piece has contraction cracks.
|ID # Dumont959
Weight : 959 g
Notes: Piece with contraction cracks evident.
|ID # Dumot3-02
Weight : 3.02 kg
Notes: This is an end cut with schleman lines.
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