Maintenance of the gibeon meteorite pendant

- Remove the Gibeon by removing the silver ringlet first
- Roughen de Gibeon surface with a 400 grain sandpaper
- Rinse and soak the Gibeon for 5 min in a 96% Ethanol solution
- Etch the Gibeon for 2-4 min in a 5% HNO3 in Ethanol solution
- Rinse and soak the Gibeon for 5 min in a strong ammonia solution
- Rinse and soak the Gibeon for 5 min in a 96% Ethanol solution
- Dry the Gibeon by using a hair blower
- Protect the Gibeon with a little stainless steel mineral oil
- Reinsert the Gibeon and ringlet in the pendant

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