Imposing Japanese style garden statue depicting a samurai in Avola Stone, Avola Stone is a very versatile material, applied in various areas, both in outdoor and indoor spaces. The neutral appearance and durability guarantee a perfect match to the most varied contexts, from luxury to shabby.
Depending on its use, the stone can take on numerous types of processing on its surface.
The samurai were valiant Japanese warriors of the 10th century. Their name derives from the verb “saburau”, which means “to serve” or “to stand aside”; in fact the samurai were considered to be the military elite of the time, servants of the Japanese emperor and the nobles, they were so devoted to their lords that they even took their own lives in his name.
Avola Stone a is a limestone with rich chocolate chromatic notes, it is characterized by the elegance and intensity of the color with shades that can vary from gray-brown to close to black. Resistant stone, it is ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications, it has exceptional resistance to thermal excursion.
Avola Stone is a dark stone with an extraordinary depth and intensity, naturally enhancing antique furnishings and precious woods in general, but it also fits with great style in the most modern author contests.
It is extracted mainly in Piedmont and Liguria and contains hydrated magnesium silicate and magnesite. It can have a variable color, from white to red or from black to green.