Marble from Turkey
Also known asAfyon Kaplan Postu.
Macroscopic descriptionThis marble has the same lithological and geological characteristics as Afyon White. This marble is observed as breccia-like formations including light knots and elements embedded in dark-grey masses.
Petrographic descriptionSample consists of calcite crystals (shattered by cataclastic means) of sizes varying between 40-300 microns and crystals showing pressure twinning of sizes 500-750 microns.