tumbled travertine antique kitchen tile



tumbled travertine tile
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Travertine kitchen tile

Iranian Travertine kitchen tiles, Calibrated, Bevelled Grooved, Tumble, Hone Filled, Brushed  Chiselled Edge
Travertine is generally used for floors, walls, countertops and for outside as cladding and pavement. Travertine is generally filled with grout before it is honed or polished, which produces a uniform surface more like other marble. Unfilled travertine is also quite beautiful, and is often seen as exterior surfaces of buildings. Travertine stones result from hot spring water penetrating up through underground limestone. When the water evaporates, it leaves behind layers of dissolved limestone and other minerals, giving it its banded appearance. Travertine stone are generally light-colored beiges and tans.
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Cross cut  The travertine is cut with the grain of the stone bedding and on the same layer as it is formed in the earth. This makes for a more uniform texture and color
Vein cut  the travertine is cut across several layers of the stone bedding, making for a more mottled, tiger-stripe effect when cut into kitchen tiles
After the travertine is quarried, it is strictly selected for color variances, and further assessed after it is cut for holes and chipped edges. Beyond the selection process, the travertine may be subject to any of the following processes
Honed  the surface of the kitchen tile is sanded to create a matte finish
Tumbled  the travertine is literally tumbled with gravel and bearings, giving it a rough-hewn, aged appearance
Brushed  a wire brush is used to give the surface of the travertine kitchen tile a worn, textured surface
Filled  The pores in the travertine kitchen tile are filled with colored resin or cement to produce a pristine, solid surface
Polished  the travertine is sanded and polished, produce a shiny look