- Meteorite Type: Iron, IIAB
- Weight: 26.1 grams
- Approximate Measurements: 24 mm x 21 mm x 12 mm
- Witnessed Fall: Yes. Russia 1948
- Additional Information: Oriented nose cone. Obvious how NASA shaped their rockets after the shape of this specimen. Really lovely rollover lip and wealth of flowlines. What a piece!
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An easy favorite among experienced collectors, Sikhote-Alin is an extremely rare witnessed fall iron and many individuals display the classic characteristics of meteorites: regmaglypts, orientation, rollover lips, and even impact pits from in-flight collisions with other meteorites. These intriguing visitors from space are survivors from the greatest meteorite fall in recorded history.