Why these rocks are probably not meteorites:

Maybe they are. The person who sent this photo said that his father had found them in Saudi Arabia in the 1940's while working for ARAMCO.
What is it?

If the story is true, these may be pieces of the Wabar iron meteorite.


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.