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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  • Piracema
  • White, pink with dark grey waves
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    Stone NamePiracema
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Minas Gerais)
    ColorWhite, pink with dark grey waves
    Water Absorbtion(0.1-0.3%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean to Early Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - migmatite
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  • Pearl White
  • White, white-grey, pinkish
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    Stone NamePearl White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Shaanxi)
    ColorWhite, white-grey, pinkish
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.4%
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Typepegmatite, aplite
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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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  • Saint Cecilia
  • Yellow
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    Stone NameSaint Cecilia
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorYellow
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Ivory Chiffon
  • Yellow
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    Stone NameIvory Chiffon
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorYellow
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
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  • Giallo Topazio
  • Yellow
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    Stone NameGiallo Topazio
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorYellow
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Giallo Antico
  • Yellow ? brown, grey
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    Stone NameGiallo Antico
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Espirito Santo)
    ColorYellow ? brown, grey
    Water Absorbtion0
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typegranite
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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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