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Ongoing meteorite exhibition attracts visitors in Kunming

By : InKunming | Published: 2017-April-28

[InKunming--Kunming]  A free Meteorite exhibition official was kicked off at Cultural Square, Jingdianshuangcheng on April 27th. Sorts of rare meteorites were presented in the exhibition.

There are 3categories of hundreds of meteorite works in this exhibition which was jointly organized by Yunnan Provincial Collectors Association and other units. Citizens can pay a free visit by the end of May.

"The value of a meteorite is not measured by the size or weight,bu by the quantity of it in the world. Sometimes a meteorite is more expensive than diamonds,gold and jade." Sang Shenghao said, who has been collected more than 100 meteorites for 5 years.

Now Yunnan also found in the meteorite, "Ray wedge" as an example is found in Yunnan of Dali City, is a Neolithic ancient meteorite, the price of 66 thousand yuan.

Recently many meteorites were dug out in Yunnan Province. One of the works in the exhibition was found in Dali Old Town. It is said that the price is 6600 rmb for it was the old meteorite in neolithic period

"We have done researches from the perspective of culture. For instance, we made a series of Dongba twelve zodiac meteorites and the price is about 30000 rmb." another meteorite collectors Mr. Qin said.

In a nutshell, this exhibition presents various meteorites. It is hard to estimated the value of these exhibits for many collectors spend their lifetime in seeking good ones.

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(Editors:Rachel, Tracy)

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