Lexikon

Marble analysis, 8424

Portrait of a youth


White marble
Marble origin: Thasos (Greece)

 

Mineralogy: dolomite
Texture: heteroblastic
Maximum grain size (MGS): 2.10 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -4.19 ‰  -4.41 ‰    
δ13CV-PDB: 3.39 ‰  3.32 ‰    
Cathodoluminescence color: red and brown
Cathodoluminescence intensity: strong
Cathodoluminescence distribution: heterogeneous

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

D. Decrouez & K. Ramseyer (2005, 2018)