[meteorite-list] seeking to commission jeweler for small lunarpendant
From: Mark Hammergren <mhammergren_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 10:41:53 -0600
Thanks for the kind expression of support, Richard! Thanks as well to
everyone who has written to me with leads. I'll be following up on
them today. What a good-hearted community this is!
On Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 7:20 PM, Richard Montgomery
<rickmont at earthlink.net> wrote:
> Mark, exceptional and wonderful. Although I cannot contribute, please place
> me heart in it!
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Mark Hammergren" <mhammergren at gmail.com>
> To: <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 2:09 PM
> Subject: [meteorite-list] seeking to commission jeweler for small
>> Dear list,
>> One of my coworkers is a volunteer for the local Make-A-Wish chapter
>> and has recently arranged for a sick little girl and her family to get
>> a behind-the-scenes tour of our workplace (the Adler Planetarium).
>> Even if we can't literally fulfill her wishes (meeting Katy Perry, and
>> going to the Moon), it struck me that I could genuinely give a little
>> bit of the Moon to her.
>> I would greatly appreciate it if anyone could refer me to a jeweler
>> who could mount a small lunar meteorite (which I would supply from my
>> personal collection) in a pendant. I'm not asking for a donation; I'm
>> absolutely willing to pay a fair commission out of my own pocket. I
>> figured I'd ask the list since I know some talented jewelers are
>> members, and I'd prefer to work with someone who has experience
>> working with small, relatively fragile meteorites.
>> I'm afraid the timeline is very tight; we're meeting the girl and her
>> family on March 9. I just found out about the visit a couple days ago.
>> Thanks very much in advance, and please feel free to contact me off list.
>> Very best regards,
>> -- Mark
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Received on Wed 12 Feb 2014 11:41:53 AM PST