Breccia Pontificia Marble

What is Breccia Pontificia Marble?

Breccia Pontificia Marble is a luxurious and distinctive natural stone renowned for its captivating appearance and versatility in design. Originating from Italy, this marble showcases a stunning combination of warm beige, cream, and brown hues, accented by intricate patterns of veining and fossilized fragments. Its unique texture and color variations evoke a sense of timeless elegance, making it a favored choice for high-end architectural and interior design projects.

What are Breccia Pontificia common uses?

Breccia Pontificia Marble offers durability suitable for various applications such as kitchen countertops, bathroom vanity top or walls & floors. Available in polished, honed, brushed, or leathered finishes, it provides flexibility in design aesthetics. While requiring regular cleaning with mild soap and water, periodic sealing is recommended to maintain its luster and protect against staining.

What is Breccia Pontificia Availability?

 Breccia Pontificia Marble is available in stock, in 20mm thick (3/4”) slabs or tiles. Polished finish is recommended to enhance the beauty of this marble. Ask for actual slabs availability now!

Breccia Pontificia Marble slab

Breccia Pontificia Marble Slabs
Breccia Pontificia marble slabs, 20mm thick, polished, ideal to use as kitchen worktop or bathroom wall & floors

Breccia Pontificia Marble

Beautiful Breccia Pontificia marble slabs, 2cm polished or honed, ideal for bathroom or kitchen applications


Property Details
Name Breccia Pontificia Marble
Origin Italy
Color Warm beige, cream, and brown hues with intricate veining and fossilized fragments
Pattern Varied, with swirling veins and unique fossil patterns, creating a sense of movement and depth
Primary Minerals Calcite (calcium carbonate), dolomite
Other Elements May contain trace amounts of quartz and other minerals
Physical Properties
Density 2.5 to 2.7 g/cm³
Hardness 3-4 on the Mohs scale
Water Absorption Moderate, requiring periodic sealing to prevent staining
Porosity Moderate, necessitates sealing to protect against moisture absorption and staining
Finishes Available Polished, honed, brushed, leathered
Indoor Use Flooring, wall cladding, countertops, fireplace surrounds, decorative elements
Outdoor Use Suitable for exterior applications in mild climates where it is not exposed to harsh weather conditions
Cleaning Regular cleaning with mild soap and water; avoid abrasive cleaners
Sealing Periodic sealing recommended to enhance stain resistance and protect the surface
Environmental Impact
Sustainability Considered sustainable when responsibly quarried
Recyclability Can be recycled and repurposed or used as aggregate in construction materials
Price Range Mid to high, reflecting its premium quality and unique aesthetic appeal. Approx $ 50 to $ 100 per square foot or Euro 450 to Euro 950 per square meter
Pros and Cons
Pros Luxurious appearance, unique veining patterns, versatile for various high-end applications
Cons Higher initial cost, requires professional installation and regular maintenance including sealing

*If you are a private client, contractor, architect, or designer, we can deliver to you wherever you are. All you need to do is find a stone fabricator or manufacturer in your area where we can deliver our product.