Granite

Granite is an excellent choice for kitchen countertops. It is extremely hard, resistant to scratches and is not sensitive to acids like marble. The colors and patterns that granite offers range from neutral to absolutely breathtaking.

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  • Samba White
  • White, grey with red spots
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    Stone NameSamba White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Bahia)
    ColorWhite, grey with red spots
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic to Early Paleozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - probably granulite
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  • Sapphire Brown
  • Light brown, dark grey, blue-grey
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    Stone NameSapphire Brown
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Andhra Pradesh)
    ColorLight brown, dark grey, blue-grey
    Water Absorbtion0.2-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageprobably Archean
    Petrographic Typeporphyritic granite
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  • Seaweed Green
  • Green, black, brownish
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    Stone NameSeaweed Green
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Orissa)
    ColorGreen, black, brownish
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.3%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean - Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group (probably charnockite composition)
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  • Serizzo Antigorio
  • Light grey, black
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    Stone NameSerizzo Antigorio
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginItaly (Piemonte)
    ColorLight grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.35-0.4%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCarboniferous (Permian)
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - orthogneiss
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  • Sesame Pink
  • Pink (brownish), grey, white, black
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    Stone NameSesame Pink
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Fujian)
    ColorPink (brownish), grey, white, black
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeJurassic - Cretaceous
    Petrographic Typegranite
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  • Sesame White
  • White, grey (brownish), black
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    Stone NameSesame White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Shandong)
    ColorWhite, grey (brownish), black
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeJurassic -Cretaceous
    Petrographic Typegranite to granodiorite
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  • Shanxi Black
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NameShanxi Black
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Shanxi)
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion0.05-0.15%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCretaceous to Terciery
    Petrographic Typeprobably dolerite
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  • Shivakashi
  • Yellow
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    Stone NameShivakashi
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorYellow
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Shivakashi Rose
  • Pink
  • Details
    Stone NameShivakashi Rose
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorPink
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Shivakashi Yellow
  • yellow, light brown and red
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    Stone NameShivakashi Yellow
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSivakasi, Virudunagar district, Tamil Nadu State, South India
    Coloryellow, light brown and red
    Water Absorbtion0.25-0.3%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - migmatite
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