are known as metamorphic rocks.
Geologists use the term "marble" to refer to metamorphosed
Metamorphic process causes a complete re-crystallization of the original rock into an interlocking
mosaic of calcite, aragonite and/or dolomite crystals.
The word "marble" has been derived from the Greek word "marmaros," which mean "shining stone." This
is also the basis for the English word "marmoreal," meaning
The swirls and veins of many colored marble varieties are the result of various mineral
impurities, like clay, silt, sand, iron oxides, or chert that originally had the presence as grains
or layers in the limestone.
General Characteristic of Marble Stone can be describe as:
Prestige and Elegant.
Ideal for Bathroom, Table Top, Flooring.
Hardness: 3/10 (10 = Diamond, Hardest).
Note: All samples below are only
for your references as the natural Coloration, Veining & Pattern types may vary. Each
stone slabs is unique from one another.