Zakłodzie, Ungrouped Enstatite Achondrite

Zaklodzie appears to be a completely recrystallized enstatite chondrite.  The resulting texture is unlike most other meteorites, including primitive achondrites.  Images from Zaklodzie wikiZakłodzie_(Stanisław_Jachymek)-1Zakłodzie_(PG_48_5_2000_Stanisław_Jachymek)-1


The above is a thin section in transmitted light.  Light crystals are mostly enstatite; darker regions are metallic iron, troilite, schreibersite, and oxides.

Here’s the official write-up:


And here’s a crusted 112 gram block.

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