Names

Currently, there are many companies around the world that use generic names to identify different types of stone. The original names were in Italian, and usually the name consists of two parts. The first part describes the color and the second part describes the name from where the stone was quarried.

ITALIAN NAME:

ENGLISH COLOR:

Azzuro
Breccia
Dorato/D'oro
Fiore
Giallo
Negro/Nero
Perla/Perlato
Rosa
Rosso
Verde
Bianco

Example:       Bianco Carrara- White Marble from Carrara, Italy

Blue
Broken Pieces
Gold
Flower
Yellow
Black
Pearl
Pink
Red
Green
White