[meteorite-list] AD: Caddo County, OK Killer IAB Silicated Iron
From: Darryl Pitt <darryl_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2014 16:32:19 -0400
My golly, it's fun to see this surface after so many years. A classic for those of us who came up in the late 80s/90s; it's like the music to which we grew up. Nice offering!
On Apr 1, 2014, at 4:20 PM, Ruben Garcia wrote:
> Hi Steve,
> Pretty cool stuff, I don't remember when I saw such nice samples of
> this meteorite.... Also , the price is not bad.
> On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 12:50 PM, Steve Arnold <meteorhntr at aol.com> wrote:
>> Hello List,
>> I figure I should jump in here and get my one last free ad in while I can.
>> I have some small part slices of Caddo County, Oklahoma available now.
>> This is an amazing IAB silicated iron, unlike anything I have ever seen
>> before. In fact when it first hit the market years ago it was thought it
>> might have been a Lodranite. (That was back when lodranites were still
>> grouped by some as a "stony-iron" due to their high metal content.)
>> These part slices, while small, dramatically exhibit a fine Widmanstatten
>> pattern. This is in stark comparison of other silicated irons we often see.
>> Some of these have a larger iron portions while others have more silicates.
>> I struggle to determine which I personally like best...they all, while
>> different to some extent, look awesome.
>> I have seen very little of this rare rock on the market, although in my
>> early days in the meteorite business, this was one that would catch my
>> attention in Bob Haag's Private Collection catalogs.
>> While not as special maybe as a Lodranite (type wise) it definitely is
>> prettier than any Lodranite I have seen.
>> $18/g - $20/g
>> Post card ID card comes with them at not cost, loaded in Riker Boxes $5.00
>> extra. $5.00 Shipping
>> Check what I have here:
>> Look for SOLD to appear in the descriptions under the photos as they sell.
>> Email me off list if you would like to buy one. Major Credit Cards accepted
>> as is Paypal.
>> Thanks for looking.
>> Steve Arnold
>> Host of Science Channel's TV Series Meteorite Men
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>> St., Eureka Springs, AR 72632
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> Ruben Garcia
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Received on Tue 01 Apr 2014 04:32:19 PM PDT