Caldwell, Kansas Find, Rare L-IMB Class, Micromount


A single large mass was discovered in a Kansas field prior to 1961. It was eventually recognized as a meteorite in 1961 and analysis revealed it to be a rare L impact melt. (L-IMB) It contains abundant melt zones and silicates. For collectors of US localities, this is one of those obscure meteorites that is rarely seen on the market.

Refer to the photo. The black centimeter cube is shown for scale and is not included. You are purchasing a single small fragment like the one shown. Your purchase will include a labeled gemjar for safe storage.