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Salome

The close-up view of each stone type shows a relatively true image of the crystalline structure and the colouring. This is suitable for grained slabs to a limited extend only. In regard to the colour matching, please take an original sample of the stone from your furniture store as a basis.

Petrography

A marble from fine-crystalline calcite which gets its pattern from sporadically imbedded red ferric oxide hematite. 

Petrogenesis

The former limestone changed to fine crystalline marble under the influence of high pressure and temperature during orogenesis.

Colour red
Hardness Soft Stone
Structure Type Slab with Irregular Pattern
Synonyms Süpren Salome, Leopard, Aphrodite Pembe
Group Metamorphic Rock Type
Petrographic Assignment Marble
Age Approximately 250 million years (Triassic)
Deposit Near Eskisehir / Turkey