Chipollino

Chipollino marble is produced at Styra area, in Evia Island. Its history cames back to the Ancient Greece as well as in the Ancient Italy, in Rome. It was used for the construction mostly of temples & churches all over the world. Well known monuments, such as Saint Peter’s Basilica in Venice, Hagia Sofia in Istanbul, the Temple of Olympus Zeus in Athens, are some of the monuments where Chipollino marble has been used for their construction & decoration. Additionally, in many contemporary contsructions has also been used such as in the Presidential Palace of Poland and also many commercial shops of very well known brands all over the world.

PHYSICAL TEST

APPARENT SPECIFIC WEIGHT 2721 kg/m3
ABSORPTION COEFFICIENT 0,10 % wt
COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH 1082 Kg/cm2
MODULUS of RUPTURE 156 Kg/cm2
ABRASION RESISTANCE 6,37 mm

APPLICATIONS:
Residential, Commercial and Institutional development projects,
Mainly specified for interior flooring and wall cladding, Decorative Elements, Columns etc.

SUITABLE FOR:
Big and small projects

FINISHES
Polished, Honed, Brushed

PRODUCED AS:

Slabs (2cm / 3cm / 5cm thickness)

CNC custom designs (fireplaces, medallions, etc.)

Cut to size

METRIC STANDARD SIZES:

20cm x 40cm
30cm x 30cm
30cm x 60cm
40cm x 40cm
40cm x 60cm
40cm x 80cm
60cm x 60cm

U.S. STANDARD SIZES: 

CENTIMETERS INCES
7,62 x 15,24 x 1 3″ x 6″ x 3/8″
10,16 x 30,50 x 1 4″ x 12″ x 3/8″
15,25 x 15,25 x 1 6″ x 6″ x 3/8″
15,25 x 30,50 x 1 6″ x 12″ x 3/8″
30,50 x 30,50 x 1 12″ x 12″ x 3/8″
30,50 x 61 x 1 12″ x 24″ x 3/8″
40,60 x 40,60 x 1 16″ x 16″ x 3/8″
20,30 x 40,60 x 1 8″ x 16″ x 3/8″
20,30 x 61 x 1 8″ x 24″ x 3/8″
22,86 x 45,72 x 1 9″ x 18″ x 3/8″
45,72 x 45,72 x 1 18″ x 18″ x 3/8″
40,60 x 40,60 x 2 16″ x 16″ x 3/4″
45,72 x 45,72 x 2 18″ x 18″ x 3/4″
61 x 61 x 2 24″ x 24″ x 3/4″
45,72 x 91,44 x 2 18″ x 36″ x 3/4″
91,44 x 91,44 x 2 36″ x 36″ x 3/4″