A Nordic Gold medal to commemorate the find of Meteorite "Gebel Kamil" in 2009. The medal is in perfect condition, uncirculated in coin capsule. Perfect as a gift for astronomers, space fans and meteorite collectors. For my jewelry with meteorites for men click here https://www.etsy.com/shop/reky?section_id=19243988 The medal was minted in a limited edition of 1000 pieces by "Staatliche Münze Berlin" (State Mint Berlin) in 2009 - the year when the Gebel Kamil meteorite was found in the East Uweinat Desert. The Front side shows the form of the main meteorite mass and the inscription "MAIN MASS 83 kg". The inscription around the rim says "METEORITE GEBEL KAMIL" and "CRATER - FORMING IRON - ATAXITE IRON UNGROUPED". The reverse features the contours of the state of Egypt with a little star at the lower left frontier line to point out the area where the meteorite was found. Below, the exact coordinates are given 22°05'06''N 26°05'16''E. The inscription around the rim says "EAST UWEINAT DESERT" and "EGYPT KAMIL CRATER 2009".
Staatliche Münze Berlin. Limited edition 1000 pieces. "Nordic Gold" brass alloy. Ø 9 1/4 inches, 23.5 cm. Thickness 2.8 mm. Weight 8.9 g.