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Profile:Manufacturer - Producer|Ref:PSL153883YH | Country: Turkey | Currency: | Export: No
We are proud to introduce ourselves as Marble Manufacturer from our own Quarry in Izmir,Turkey.
We have two kind of marble that we think can attract your interest. Our Marbels Teos Green and Teos Fire are both unique in Turkey (maybe in the world) and we are the only producer and quarry owner of these stones. Teos Green and Teos Fire marbles both have really old history. These two stones are extracted in same quarry which is only 35 km far from Izmir City center and 50 km far from Izmir port.
The quarry started to operate in Early 7th Century B.C. by Ionian especially to build the Dionysoss Temple that to show their high respect, value and distinguishness to God Dionyssos by building his temple with unique and wonderful stone in that period. Dionyssoss Temple Build in Teos that is the one of the Ionian city (now in Seferihisar/İzmir) which is also very near to our quarry. Story of these marbles wasn't finish here. They also used in Artemis Temple (one of the seven wonders of world) and Ephesuss antique city in Izmir especially in temples and Palace to show how distinguished and high borned they were. Teos fire and Teos Green coloums and tiles still can be seen in the ruins of Teos City and Ephesuss.
In 18th century and following centuries Teos Fire become very popular in Italy and Spain, especially by the name of African or Nero Africano. And used in maisons and villas of high-borneds. In today in Rome and museums in Italy and Spain you can see this marble as Coloum and tile.
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