Dinant black marble

Marbre noir de Dinant
Marbre noir de Dinant

Also known as / varieties
Marbre noir de Dinant, marbre de Salet

Extraction zone
Region of Dinant, province of Namur

Mineralogical composition
Mainly calcite, traces of sulphur and clay

Maximum dimensions of rough blocks
Length 2,5 m width 2,5 m thickness 0,2-1,5 m

Minimum thickness for application
1 cm

Surface treatment
Mainly honed and polished

Common applicationsOutside : rubble stoneInside : floor tile, skirting, sill, wall cladding, step, chimney, fine sculpture