Marble analysis, 3941

Portrait of a man

White marble
Marble origin: Paros (Paros-Marathi) (Greece)


Mineralogy: calcite
Texture: heteroblastic
Maximum grain size (MGS): 1.44 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -2.50 ‰
δ13CV-PDB: 4.94 ‰
Cathodoluminescence color: purple
Cathodoluminescence intensity: weak
Cathodoluminescence distribution: homogeneous

All data are in accordance with Paros (Paros-Marathi) as the marble origin.

D. Decrouez & K. Ramseyer (1999, 2016)