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Marble analysis, 4712

Marble torso of a man ('Charioteer')
 

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

 

Mineralogy: calcite and dolomite
Texture: heteroblastic 
Maximum grain size (MGS): 1.20 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -1.94 ‰  -2.08 ‰
δ13CV-PDB: 5.63 ‰  4.73 ‰
Cathodoluminescence color: brown-pink, dark brown, blue, pink 
Cathodoluminescence intensity: weak
Cathodoluminescence distribution: heterogeneous

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

D. Decrouez & K. Ramseyer (2017)