Lexikon

Marble analysis, 4839

Lion-head


White marble
Marble origin: Thasos (Greece)

 

Mineralogy: dolomite
Texture: heteroblastic 
Maximum grain size (MGS): 1.51 mm
δ18OV-PDB: -3.95 ‰
δ13CV-PDB: 3.08 ‰
Cathodoluminescence color: red and brown-red
Cathodoluminescence intensity: strong
Cathodoluminescence distribution: heterogeneous

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

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