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Marble analysis, 4775

Mythological relief: Bellerophon taming Pegasos


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

 

Mineralogy: calcite
Texture: heteroblastic
Maximum grain size (MGS): 2.10 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -2.58 ‰
δ13CV-PDB: 5.36 ‰
Cathodoluminescence color: dark purple
Cathodoluminescence intensity: weak
Cathodoluminescence distribution: homogeneous

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

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