748 views

Over 13,000 photos and growing!


  23 - November - 2019

This Month       Today's Picture       Select a Month

Submit a Picture

Where is My Picture?!

The Queue


Select by   Contributor

Met Name

Met Type

Thin Sections


Recent Comments

Sikhote Alin   contributed by jnmczurich, IMCA 2391   MetBul Link


Roll Overs:     #1   #2   #3   #4   #5    


Click the picture to view larger photos

View all entries for   Meteorite (142)   Contributor (110)


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.
Click to view larger photos

Photo 1

Photo 2

Photo 3

Photo 4

Photo 5

Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below

 


Comment on this MPOD                      
Name
Comment

980 max length

  Please - NO Dealer Ads in the comments
but pictures from dealers are gladly accepted

Tomorrow

Gold Basin
Bernd Pauli

This Month

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.
matthias
 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.
 

Hosted by
Tucson Meteorites
Server date and time
5/28/2022 5:34:42 PM
Last revised
4/3/22
Terms of Use Unsubscribe