A very hard and uniform material. Available as highly polished or honed, the latter a silk finish which is not quite as black. Rarely treated in the industry but a good idea as it is porous and some products will leave a stain that is hard to remove.
Although hard it is not overly strong so will still required slabbing for open fires and high output stoves .
|Colour:||Black with a lighter dapple if studied closely.|
|Slab Thickness:||20 and 30 mm|
|Raw slab size:||3 metres by 1.6 metres|
|Surface finishes:||Polished and honed|
|Surface treatment:||Stain stop and/or wax polish|