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SCOTTISH PINK MARBLE - ROUGH PIECES

LOCATION:  Isle of Tiree, Hebrides, Scotland, UK

RARE - LOVELY COLOUR – 100% NATURAL

This silicate-rich marble of the Lewisian group was originally deposited as a limestone in the Late Archean. It has been subjected to granulite-grade metamorphism at temperatures reaching 800 °C and depths of around 30 km during the Laxfordian orogeny. Tiree marble contains abundant rounded and sometimes deformed dark crystals of pyroxene (diopside) and hornblende within a fine-grained crystalline carbonate groundmass.

Perfect for minerals collection, reiki healing or lapidary use.

1kg Pink Marble Scotland Isle of Tiree Rough

SKU: TRE001
£50.00Price
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