[meteorite-list] Wanted - Willamette Meteorite specimen
From: Count Deiro <countdeiro_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Jun 2011 23:42:45 -0700 (GMT-07:00)
Hi Al, Davio and List,
Does anyone know if the Willamette sold at Heritage's auction? It had a $750,000 minimum plus commission.
Best to all,
>From: almitt2 at localnet.com
>Sent: Jun 12, 2011 11:23 PM
>To: meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com
>Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Wanted - Willamette Meteorite specimen
>Maybe the next time a specimen is offer up we could get a consortium of
>collectors to buy the material and divide it up. I'd be interested in
>a slice myself.
>Quoting "Davio L. Ribeca" <davior at comcast.net>:
>> Hi Elton,
>> I saw the Auction yesterday. Yinan W. and Shawn A. sent me the link
>> below. However, I was
>> thinking of something a little less expensive. Although ~$64 per gram isn't
>> too bad. The problem is I would have to buy all 13,998 grams. Technically,
>> this is a great deal.
>> Photos - Met-Bull Willamette specimen owners:
>> Gerald Armstrong
>> Jay Piatek
>> MeteoriteCollector.org - AMNH
>> MeteoriteCollector.org - FCOM
>> MeteoriteCollector.org - NHMV
>> Michael S. Scherman
>> Peter Marmet
>> Davio R.
>> IMCA Member 4050
>> Captain Davio L. Ribeca U.S.C.G.
>> Sea Level Family Fishing Charters & Ecotours
>> fishsealevel at comcast.net
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "MstrEman" <mstreman at gmail.com>
>> To: "Davio L. Ribeca" <davior at comcast.net>
>> Sent: Saturday, June 11, 2011 9:03 PM
>> Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Wanted - Willamette Meteorite specimen
>>> Don't we all..... don't we all. A single piece is in private hands
>>> and it isn't likely to surface again for a while, I fear.
>>> Good Luck.
>>> On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 3:04 PM, Davio L. Ribeca <davior at comcast.net> wrote:
>>>> Hi Lister,
>>>> I'm looking for a representative specimen of the Willamette
>>>> meteorite. Not a
>>>> micro-mount. Please contact me if you have one for sale. Thank you in
>>>> advance. You guys are the best!
>>>> Davio R.
>>>> IMCA member 4050
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Received on Mon 13 Jun 2011 02:42:45 AM PDT