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Marble

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A metamorphic rock composed primarily of carbonates, primarily Calcite (Calcium Carbonate). Typically Marble is the product of metamorphism on Limestone.

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Classification of Marble

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Other Names for Marble

Other Languages:
Simplified Chinese:大理石
Varieties:
CipolinLucullan

Other Information

Health Warning:No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Internet Links for Marble

Search Engines:
  • Look for Marble on Google
  • Look for Marble images on Google
  • Mineral Dealers:
  • Fabre Minerals - search for Marble specimens
  • Fine Minerals from Weinrich Minerals, Inc.
  • Buy from McDougall Minerals
  • High-end worldwide specimens & outstanding customer service
  • Buy RARE Minerals from Rocks of Africa
  • DAKOTA MATRIX offers Cabinet and Rare Species from Worldwide Localities.
  • rare and unusual minerals mainly crystallized
  • Buy from David K Joyce minerals
  • Marble specimens for sale - minfind.com
  • Find Marble on www.crystalclassics.co.uk
  • Buy rare minerals from Excalibur Minerals
  • Fine minerals from bisbeeborn.com
  • Specimens:The following Marble specimens are currently listed for sale on minfind.com.
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