Leopardite sandstone

From CAMEO
Jump to: navigation, search

Description

A white to pale green sandstone with long parallel stripes of black quarried at Belmont in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina (Lent 1925). Leopardite sandstone is composed of quartz and feldspar.

Additional Information

F.Lent, Trade names and Descriptions of Marbles, Limestones, Sandstones, Granites and Other Building Stones Quarried in the United States Canada and other Countries, Stone Publishing Co, New York, 1925.

Retrieved from "http://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Leopardite_sandstone&oldid=23927"