Mint Fossil Sandstone; yellow mint sandstone with 30 – 40% fossil markings in scattering of leaf prints-like patterns completely natural, warm and pleasing. This stone is having unique fern like fossil shapes on them which are formed by mineral deposits on these stones, which helps in adding a distinctive touch to its appearance. It is beautiful natural Sandstone paving with a mixture of yellow, buff, and ripened mango colors. With its natural tones and shades, Fossil Sandstone paving blends in with any surrounding. Due to the individual characteristics of hand quarried natural stone, each piece has its own unique look and may vary in color & texture and print from other pieces of the same type of stone. Mint Fossil Sandstone has the property of being chiseled and dressed into smooth surface or can be carved into various shapes. It is extensively used as roofing and flooring stones, as well as for paving and paneling purposes. It has also used in the form of beams, pillars arches, doors and window sills, wall facings, fence posts and milestone etc. This stone is highly resistant to acids, alkalis and salinity and it provides resistance to thermal variance also and is therefore suitable for construction of building near seashore or as a flooring material and wall facing in chemical industries due to its acid and alkali resistant properties.
ClassificationMint FossilOffered inBlocks, Slabs and TilesFinishes OfferedNatural, Sandblasted, Honed, BrushedStandard SpecificationsRandom Slabs 2cm and 3cm thickCut to size tiles 20mm and 30mm Thick 30 x 30 60 x 30 40 x 40 60 x 40 60 x 30cm 60 x 40cmTailor-Made SpecificationsPossibleRecommended ApplicationsInteriors & ExteriorsDelivery2 to 3 weeksQuarry ExcavationBlocksChisel SplittingNot PossibleGang Saw SawingPossibleCarved ArticlesPossibleSuitabilityMedium to Low TrafficConsistencyFairFragilitySound
Water absorption, % by weight|
Density (Bulk specific gravity)|
Modulus of rupture, N/ mm2|
Dry – 11 Wet – 15|
Compressive Strength N/ mm2|
Dry – 117 Wet – 100|