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GIALLO D'ISTRIA

Italian marble from Alps.

LOOKS:
Calcareous with yellowish background in which one can notice irregularly edged lumps of color light yellow to dark yellow, of light color variable from hazelnut to light hazelnut.

Resistance to compression:
From 800 to 1200 kg/cm2.
Flexion resistance:
126 Kg/cm2.
Simple compression breaking load:
1650 Kg/cm2.
Weight per unit volume:
2680 Kg/m3.
Resistance to freezing:
Low.
Water absorption coefficient:
From 0,2 to 0,5%.
Main use:
Interior and exterior.
Shininess:
Excellent.
Carving:
Good.