Marble analysis, 4717

Fragment of a pomegranate

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


Mineralogy: calcite
Texture: heteroblastic
Maximum grain size (MGS): 1.09 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -3.39 ‰
δ13CV-PDB: 4.98 ‰
Cathodoluminescence color: blue-purple
Cathodoluminescence intensity: weak
Cathodoluminescence distribution: homogeneous

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

D. Decrouez & K. Ramseyer (2001, 2016)