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Authentic Tunguska Wood for Sale
The specimen in this scientific display case is from the "Tunguska Event," which happened June 30, 1908. On that date "something" exploded like an air blast 8 km above the Tunguska river. About 2,150 square kilometers of Siberian taiga were devastated and 80 million trees were overthrown, with many of them being charred or burnt. It had been unclear for a long time as to whether the great explosion was due to a comet, an asteroid, or something else.
This authentic Tunguska wood specimen was collected during an expedition to the Tunguska area site by a scientific expedition, in 1991.
Display box size: 5 1/2" W X 4 1/2" H X 7/8" D.
Specimen size: 14mm L X 7mm W
Arrives in the display box (pictured) with information, tag, and Certificate of Authenticity.
Stands not included.