Why this rock is probably not a meteorite:

Iron meteorites have a gray patina. They're never shiny.  
  
What is it?

Don't know.

2015: Anne suggests that this is just a chunk of mica. Thanks Anne.
  


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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