Sikhote-Alin Meteorite "Shrapnel" Pendant
Maritime Territory, Siberia, Russia - (46°09'36"N, 134°
Witnessed Fall: 12 February 1947 10:30 am local time
1.26 x 1.00 x 0.26 inches (3.19 x 2.54 x 0.67 cm)
This simple pendant is quite austere looking a bit like a mass of
flattened metal, but it is the very form, and appearance, that
makes it so special. This unusual piece of jewelry is made of
"shrapnel" from the Sikhote-Alin meteorite and exhibits the result
of violent fragmentation that left this natural torn metal.
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