The marble of Epidaurus is mined in Argolis. It is a calcareous marble mined in shades of red, grey, and brown. The brown marble of Epidaurus shows dark veins that often create cloudy formations. The intricate designs it presents in combination with the timeless value of marble give character to any space as it can be used on vertical surfaces as well as in interior cladding for floors.

 

Laboratory tests and analysis results:

Apparent density, kg/m3 2.710
Water absorption at atmospheric pressure, % κ.β. 0,14
Uniaxial compressive strength, kg/cm2 975
Flexural strength under concentrated load, kg/cm2 158
Abrasion resistance, mm 3,83
SiO2 Al2O3 Fe2O3 CaO MgO MnO K2O Na2O CO2
4.7 1.5 0.73 51.6 0.43 0.08 0.0 0.0 40.7
Calcite 94%
Quartz 4%
Clay Minerals 2%