Calacatta Apuano marble is a natural stone from Italy and variant of the Calacatta Gold marble but with less golden tints and more pronounced grey throughout each of its slabs. Calacatta Apuano marble comes with grey veins in a linear movement on a white background that is highly versatile in both traditional and contemporary designs.
Calacatta Apuano marble is a natural stone from Italy and variant of the Calacatta Gold marble but with less golden tints and more pronounced grey throughout each of its slabs. Calacatta Apuano marble comes with grey veins in a linear movement on a white background that is highly versatile in both traditional and contemporary designs. This marble owes its name to the location in which is extracted near the Apuano Alps which cover an area of approximately 35 miles, enjoying the occurrence of this beautiful material.
Calacatta Apuano 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 more affordable and is present in the most beautiful homes as well as in hotels, restaurants and other spaces that dazzle onlookers.In the case of Bettogli the marble is named after the
Marble has also gained popularity due to its luxurious appeal, timeless 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:
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