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Sarišišek   contributed by Stefano Prosperi   MetBul Link

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Photos by Francesco Moser.  
2.626 grams. 15 x 15 x 10 mm.   Howardite

TKW 15.24 kg. Observed fall 2 September 2015, Bingol, Saricicek village, Turkey.

Pronounced Sari-Chi-chek, meaning 'yellow flower'.


Stefano writes:
Small but very nice fragment of Sarišišek with fresh crust and a well-visible internal matrix! Small lines of flow are visible on the crust, giving at this fragment a particular beauty.
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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below


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John Divelbiss
 9/4/2018 10:47:06 AM
beautiful howardite fall specimen that I still call Bingol.
Dr. Mike Reynolds
 9/4/2018 5:26:49 AM
Beautiful and excellent sample. Thank you for sharing with all of us.

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