Italy : Verde Alpi Issogne Marble, Verde Issogne Serpentinite
Please note that these are average samples only. Due to
marble being a natural material, rough block, slabs, tiles, and monuments
are all liable to vary in colour and veining, therefore absolute resemblance
cannot be guaranteed. Your monitor settings may affect appearance.
Click here or image to return to
Verde Alpi Issogne Marble, Verde Issogne Serpentinite
Return to samples page
Synonyms: Gruener Alpenmarmor, Verde Alpi, Verde Cervino, Vert des Alpes, Vert des Alps
A green serpentinite breccia with white veins of the Cretaceous period. This stone internationally may be nominated as a marble. For the US and Chinese market this is correct but in the area of application of the European Standard this stone must be nominated as serpentinite. Serpentinite is, as a rule, not resistant against frost, acid and salt. For facing and flooring, (especally thin and big-size tiles) use waterless adhesives.