This Stone of the Month supplied by Edilgraniti, Domegliara, Verona, Italy. Technical details provide a frame of reference only. Because stone is a product of nature, testing to determine specific physical qualities should be repeated for each project. To submit your own Stone of the Month, send a transparency or an 8- x 10-inch or larger print of any stone material along with ASTM results to Stone of the Month, Stone World, 210 Route 4 East, Suite 311, Paramus, NJ 07652.

country of origin Australia

water absorption 0.30%

bulk density 2.62 t/cu.m

compressive strength (dry) 176 (MPa)

compressive strength (soaked) 162 (MPa)

flexural strength (dry) 10.9(MPa)

flexural strength (soaked) 9.9 (MPa)