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Sikhote Alin   contributed by jnmczurich, IMCA 2391   MetBul Link

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354.3 grams.   Iron, IIAB

TKW 23 MT. Observed fall 12 February 1947, Primorskiy kray, Russia


Jürgen/jnmczurich writes:
Recently acquired a sheet of 72 stamp-marked Sikhote-Alin stamps. The stamp-mark shows the date of issue 20.11.57. Pretty hard to get in today's time. I was waiting years, no, decades to get it. The Sikhote-Alin individual with kamacite «finger» has been in my collection since 1995.
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Andreas Ruh
 11/23/2019 1:09:39 PM
One of the most beautiful Sikhote Alin pieces I have seen.
Jim Strope
 11/23/2019 11:05:02 AM
Great display. Full sheets are impossible to find.
Wendy Swartz
 11/23/2019 8:34:20 AM
Reminds me of King Kong - especially photo 5. Nice specimen!
Graham Ensor
 11/23/2019 5:12:38 AM
Definitely gets my stamp of approval.
 11/23/2019 4:09:19 AM
Rare and exquisite indeed. Makes a splendid ensemble.
Alex Seidel
 11/23/2019 2:11:04 AM
Magnificent specimen and nice arrangement, thx for sharing.

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