Stone of the Month: May 2011
Silver WavesCountry of origin India
Compressive Strength 57.4 , N/sq.mm (585 kg/sq.cm2)
Transverse Rupture Strength 20.3 N/sq.mm (207 kg/sq.cm)
Water Absorption by weight 0.2%
Density 2.71 g/cc: 2.71
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