Red, pink and grey marbles

Marbres rouge, rose et gris
Marbres rouge, rose et gris

Also known as / varieties

Griotte, rouge royal, byzantin, “jaspe”, rouge de Flandre, impérial, gris dévonien, gris des Ardennes, gris de Hautmont, gris Saint-Edouard, gris Versailles.

Extraction zone
Region of Philippeville, province of Namur.

Mineralogical composition
Mainly calcite, traces of sulphur and clay.

Maximum dimensions of rough blocks
Length 3,5 m; width 1,6 m; thickness 1,5 m.

Minimum thickness for application
1,5 cm.

Surface treatment
Split or sawn edges, all standard finishes and cuts of marblework, mainly honed and polished.

Common applications
Outside : rubble stone, floor tile, paving stone.
Inside : floor tile, lining, skirting, sill, sculpture, furniture.

Quarries

Route de Corenne, 60
5620 FLORENNES

Tél. +32 (0)71 68 99 62
Fax +32 (0)71 68 74 43

carrieres.berthe(at)scarlet.be

Rue des Usines, 20
6567 MERBES-LE-CHÂTEAU

Tél. +32 (0)71 55 59 61
Fax +32 (0)71 55 89 51

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