You've found a rock. Its big or maybe little, a strange color or weight. What could it be? A gem, fossil, meteorite or maybe just a chunk of iron slag? We can help you with that.
For rock identification you can:
Email your question to our Collections Curator including location and circumstances of find. Also, please include several pictures of the item including a clear close up and one with a ruler for scale (see in the picture above).
Bring your item and visit us daily from 10:00am to 12:00pm Monday through Friday, in the GG Departmental Offices at 115 South 1460 East, Rm 383, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112.
Think it might be a meteorite?
Check this link for identification information before contacting us.