Brocatello Di Siena marble is a natural stone quarried in the regions of Siena, Tuscany, Italy.
Brocatello Di Siena marble is a natural stone quarried in the regions of Siena, Tuscany, Italy. Each slab is hand-picked and finish with artisan skills at the country of origin. The material is characterized by its warm background in beige, brown, green and yellow tones with rich of veins in golden, yellow and white tints and the casual black stripe. Brocatello Di Siena also comes in blocks with a beautiful beige background with hints of cream and ivory with vintage hues.
Brocatello Di Siena marble is suitable for both indoors and outdoors applications including worktops, vanity tops and reception desks, wall cladding, swimming pools, coping and monuments.
Marble is formed from sedimentary rocks that have suffered a natural crystallization of the original minerals, resulting in interlocking stone rocks that vary in appearance according to the different minerals that compose it; which can be silica, sand, clay and iron oxides among others. These natural impurities allow for an endless variation of stone types which have made marble the most famous natural stone in the world.
Marble has been used since ancient times in the construction of monuments (Taj Mahal in India, Marble Arch in London, etc), statues (David by Michelangelo and paving amongst establishments of kings and emperors.
More recently and with the advance of new technology and quarrying systems, marble has become affordable becoming a reality in residential homes, offices, shops, hotels, restaurants and other spaces that never fail to impress. Another factor that strengthens the timeless popularity of marble is its luxurious appeal, resistance, elegant looks, durability and value it provides to any property in which it is applied. Marble is a 100% natural product that varies in size, pattern and dimensions; making each piece unique. Slabs dimensions vary from block to block and cover an approximate area of 5.5m2. Marble comes in slab formats with standard thicknesses of 20mm and 30mm and can also be sourced in thicker sheets and blocks for special projects
Features and benefits of natural marble:
|Colour||Beige, Gold, Yellow|
|Suitable for||Exterior, Interior|
|Bulk density:||2,7 kg/dm3|
|Bending strength:||~25 N/mm|
|Compression breaking load:||160 - 175 N/mm2|