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Thanks Lunk, careless reading results in foolish questions...speed reading is not always reliable...

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A pretty meteorite from Nevada with a nice fusion crust. Not mine, it was discovered by and belongs to a friend.

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That's a beauty Chris; looks relatively fresh. Do you happen to know the mass of your friend's find?

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I don't know the mass, but its small as you can see the individual loops of the shag carpet it is sitting on. I'd guess its not more than 2 inches long. It belongs to John B. - meteorite expert and all around good guy.

 

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Right on. I was going to guess it's in the 20 to 30 gram range, judging by the visual clue you mentioned. 

John B. you say; no wonder the stone is so clean...he must have performed the lick test on it. 😀

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Some Holbrook finds from my first and second trips...fred

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Nice finds Fred. I like the flow lines on the top stone in the second pic. 

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I was going to post a pic of my tiny little fella.... but it would definitely pale in comparison to the aforementioned....lol

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will size does not matter on this forum...my first Franconia was the size of a pinto bean...

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