Lexicon

Marble analysis, 60.9.A

 

Funerary stele with banquet scene


Limestone
Limestone origin: Egypt

 

Microfacies: micrite

When the artefact was made in the country of its discovery locality, the importation of this limestone is not realistic as the subsoil of Egypt contains such rocks.
 

D. Decrouez & K. Ramseyer (1997, 2016)