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Buzzard Coulee   contributed by Murray Paulson   MetBul Link


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Copyright (c) Murray Paulson.
50.5 gram whole oriented stone.   H4

TKW 41 kg. Observed fall 20 November 2008, Wilton Rural Municipality, Saskatchewan, Canada.


   


Murray writes:
I found this stone in late April of 2009 in the Buzzard Coulee strewn field. I immediately noticed its brilliant iridescence and that it was an oriented stone. The underside has a complete flow over lip and this gorgeous coloration. The upper surface has radial flow lines that extend over the sides of the meteorite and the stone is 100% fusion crusted. This is definitely a keeper!!!
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John Divelbiss
 12/5/2021 3:37:52 PM
sweet crust iridescence...the meteorite "blues"
Steve Brittenham
 12/5/2021 2:12:07 PM
Flow lines, iridescence, rollover lip -- what more could one ask for? Definitely a one-of-a-kind find!! Congratulations.
Twink Monrad
 12/5/2021 10:38:08 AM
Interesting, fabulous and beautiful photography! As a hunter am extremely envious.
Mike Murray
 12/5/2021 8:54:41 AM
Very nice specimen! I would hang onto that one.
Alexander Natale
 12/5/2021 5:36:08 AM
Beautiful.
Graham Ensor
 12/5/2021 5:03:53 AM
Wonderful example to get as a personal find....for sure a keeper. Must have been a great moment spotting that.
Ralph A. Croning
 12/5/2021 2:49:50 AM
This is an awesome specimen Murray!!
 

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