Why this rock is probably not a meteorite:

If it's got swirly things (upper right), it's not a meteorite.
  
What is it?

Don't know.
  

Note added later: Someone contacted me saying that this might be a piece of petrified wood. Thanks, Steve.
  



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Prepared by:

Randy L. Korotev


Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis


Please don't contact me about the meteorite you think you’ve found until you read this and this.

e-mailkorotev@wustl.edu