2" 73g Metallic NICKEL-IRON METEORITE Shrapnel Sikhote Alin Russia 1947 for sale

Product Code: EB0918METR4
Availability: In Stock
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Location Sikhote-Alin Mountains, Maritime Province, Eastern Siberia, Russia
Size 2.0" x 1.0" x 0.8"
Suggested Stand A display square comes free with this specimen.

Here is a great specimen, a 2.6 ounce piece of the Sikhote Alin meteorite with the characteristic oriented shrapnel shape caused by the explosion of this very large meteorite over Siberia in 1947. You will notice the twisting and distortion from the force of the blast, plus streaking from the air flow over the molten metal. No damage.