Marble from Turkey
Also known asBianco Rosa, Bianco Royal, Yatagan Pembe Ruya.
Macroscopic descriptionGenerally white and rarely yellow and greyish coloured this marble shows a fissural coloured secondary fillings. Calcite crystallites grains of unit sizes between 1,5-2 mmm in saccharoid forms.
Petrographic descriptionSample consists of clamped calcite crystalls of unit sizes 1,5-2 mmm. Grains rarely bigger than 2 mmm. Texture of the calcite crystals has a typical saccharoid form.