Authentic Natural Stone Botticino Fiorito Marble Slab
Botticino Fiorito is a bright limestone which in Lombardy in Brescia in numerous quarries is mined. Named the rock is named after the place Botticino in the Italian province of Brescia , which is about 8 km from Brescia. Is broken this natural stone in the places Botticino, Nuvolento , Nuvolera and Rezzato e Serle . It originated in Lias 180 million years ago.
The fine grain beige to light brown natural stone is patterned by the brownish clay veins. Typical of the Italian Botticino is a scaly structure represented by so-called cortical granules (endolithic arises formations). Botticino is as Botticion Classico (ital: classico = classic) or Botticino Fiorito (ital: fiorito = floral) traded worldwide. The Botticino
180,000 tons of natural stone are in the area around Botticino year gained and that it is for the quarry area of Carrara marble the second place in the quarrying of Italy. Botticino be polished, not resistant to acids and frost resistant. Botticino is used for floor and stair coverings, interior wall coverings and window sills inside and sculptors use it to make sculptures for both profane and sacred buildings. This natural stone is weather resistant, if it is not exposed to frost. Lately Botticino is installed in bathrooms as bath and vanity. In Italy you take this stone for further construction of exterior wall claddings.
MMG provides special cut-to-size projects, completed in our factories overseas for commercial and residential use.