Marble is the reigning queen of elegance. It is the ideal choice for vanity tops, bar tops, furniture tops and other areas where elegance and sophistication is the objective. Marble is acid sensitive, so be aware of this when choosing marble in areas that will be subjected to spills from drinks, etc.
- White-cream, beige-brown, grey (bluish)
Stone Name Palissandro Stone Type Marble Origin Italy (Piemonte) Color White-cream, beige-brown, grey (bluish) Water Absorbtion 0.15-0.4% Hardness Geologic Age probably Mesozoic dolomites metamorphosed in Paleogene Petrographic Type dolomitic marble, fine-grained Hide
- Negro Marquina
- Black with white specks and veins
Stone Name Negro Marquina Stone Type Marble Origin Spain (Basque Country) Color Black with white specks and veins Water Absorbtion 0.15-0.2% Hardness Geologic Age Cretaceous Petrographic Type micritic limestone with fossils (rudists) and veinlets Hide