Marble analysis, 50.109


Architectural ornament

Limestone origin: Libya


Microfacies: biosparite
Bioclasts: fragments of shells

When the artefact was made in the country of its discovery locality (Leptis Magna), the importation of this limestone is not realistically as the subsoil of the region of Libya contains such rocks.


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