Classified as an Ordinary Chondrite L5.
Several slices and part-slices, large and small, are now available.
|Mineral Name :||Tahoka|
|Source:||Lynn County, Texas|
|Mineral Size:||Several pieces|
|Sale Price:||$5.00 a gram|
One mass of 7.7kilos was found by a farmer 4 miles east of Tahoka in 1994, and he kept it in his wife’s garden until her death. It was then positively identified as a meteorite and used as a doorstop. For a complete report on the discovery and some pictures, go to Texas Discoveries.