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Marble analysis, 4774

Relief: dancing men


White marble
Marble origin: Pentelikon (Greece)

 

Mineralogy: calcite and dolomite
Texture: heteroblastic 
Maximum grain size (MGS): 1.16 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -6.90 ‰
δ13CV-PDB: 2.80 ‰
Cathodoluminescence color: yellow, orange, brown and red 
Cathodoluminescence intensity: weak to strong depending on the place (aspect of cooling embers)
Cathodoluminescence distribution: heterogeneous

All data are in accordance with Pentelikon as the marble origin. 
 

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