Add this material to your collections

Material info

Description Value
Color beige
Nation Italy
Type Travertine
compressive strength (kg/cm²) 950
after freezing (kg/cm²) 930
ultimate tensile strength (kg/cm²) 127
coef. thermal expansion (mm/mcm°C)
water absorption (%) 0,12
impact test / min. fall height (cm)
frictional wear test (mm)
bulk density (kg/cm³)


The Colosseum stone is a precious stone with an alveolar structure that highlights the uniqueness of natural stone, recalling the classical and baroque architecture of Ancient Rome. In fact, since ancient times it was used for the construction of buildings. We find Colosseum stone in many important Roman’s monuments known in the world for example Piazza San Pietro’s colonnade, the Fontana di Trevi and the Piazza Navona’s fountains.
The Colosseum, due to its delicate background’s color from ivory to light hazelnut become the interiors of modern, classic or contemporary design. Travertine is a very durable and resistant stone and can be used in outdoor projects, gardens, parks and much more.


  • claddings
  • Floor tiles
Request a sample
Once you have browsed through our collection you may wish to request samples of materials you are considering. We understand the value of seeing them in person, so just click the “Request a sample” button and we’ll have them delivered.
Request the paper swatchbook
We have launched a handy swatch-book to help architects and designers choose the right stone for their next project.
This printed swatch-book includes the entire Collection and it is sized to fit in a pocket or handbag.
Browse the Marmi Vrech Collection
In our new Collection we have selected the most beautiful and exclusive natural stones from all over the world.
Browse through this page to discover new and amazing materials you can use to surprise with your interior designs.
Browse the Complete Stone Gallery
Our Collection is part of the Stone Gallery, a bigger and complete collection of 800+ stones.
Every stone can be saved in one or more collections that you can keep private or share with colleagues and clients.

Add to Collection


You must be logged in to collect content