New Delhi: Meteorite in crystal ball and crystal ball made from pieces of space stones are being auctioned. It is being auctioned by the famous auction house Christie’s. Let us tell you that the online process of auction has started from 5 February and will run till 23 February 2021. So if you also want to buy it, you can try by visiting Christies’ site. Before this, know the science behind this stone.
How is this stone made
It is worth noting that most of the stones in this crystal ball are of Seymchan Meteorite. This meteorite fell in Siberia on June 1967. Apart from this, many precious alien stones are also installed in it. The Alien stone has been given this name because it has come from the place, which is either not known to humans, or is less.
Ball of meteorite
In addition, this crystal ball has a meteorite in crystal ball on 30 June 1957 in Ibritra, Brazil. Also, there are pieces of 16 int meteorite in Sahara Desert of Mali. The weight of this meteorite was 2 kg. Auction house Christie’s believes that the bid for this crystal ball can go up to 350,000 dollars i.e. 2.54 crore rupees. At present, its bid has started from a few dollars and is now set at 70 thousand dollars i.e. around 50.49 lakh rupees.
What does science say
James Hislop, head of the Science and Natural History Department at Christie’s, said that the stones of meteorites are measured at four S. First Size, Second Shape, Third Story and Fourth Science. Large stones falling from space are considered more valuable than small stones. Because there is a lot of material available for research. They are also sold expensive.
How to check for pieces
These pieces have been examined by The Meteoritical Society prior to the auction. This investigation was done so that it can be confirmed that these are original alien stones. Those have been fabricated in this crystal ball. To test these stones, the scale has been set to test the diamond. That is, 4 scales – First Carat, Second Color, Third Clarity and Fourth Cut. At the same time, the stones of meteorites are measured at four S. Size, Shape, Story and Science
Hence their price increases
Actually, it shows how our sun, moon, other planets are formed and hence they cost more. If you get a rare stone in hand, you can also become a millionaire by selling it. Science says that a new mystery is hidden inside every meteorites. Just need to understand it.
Why size is given
This crystal ball also has meteorite stones which fell on the Sikhote Elin mountain in Siberia on 12 February 1947. Many stones are also crooked and strange in shape. But when it enters the atmosphere it becomes ball shaped due to friction. Such balls cannot be auctioned, so Christies has inlayed such stones in a crystal ball.