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Can someone help me identify this object i found?

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it's hard to tell in the picture, but the material has small microcrystals on the surface of the rough area. the rest of the surface is jagged and smooth. material is not magnetic.

any guesses?

asked Jul 3, 2018 by dcread (120 points)

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Found where? Is it magnetic?
answered Jul 3, 2018 by Weasel (58,240 points)
It was found near San Antonio, TX. It is NOT magnetic. I found it while rolling my garden; about 8-10” deep.
Looks like the outside is burned. I'd almost say pyroclastic. Let me check some things. How hard is the crystal. Can you scratch it with a pocketknife.
Could be a stone meteorite...
 


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