creator of digital collection
Etched face on a meteorite specimen, displaying fine octahedrite characteristics. Total known weight 20 kgs. Found 1937. Nininger was curator of meteorites at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 1930-1946.
date of photograph
USA, Tennessee, Bristol
Yes, Shadows/Highlights, Brightness/Contrast, Exposure, and Levels adjusted; cropped using Photoshop CS4.
4.0 x 5.0 inch nitrate negative scanned with Epson Expression 10000XL at 600 dpi, 8 bit grayscale.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science