Asterix Black Granite

Asterix Black, also known as Crystal Black or Angola Black is a deep , crystaline granite. This sample is Angola black from East Africa Graninite Mines in Rawanda.

Black granite is found worldwide. China produces many varities followed by India, Brazil and the United States.

Because black granite is popular and plentyful, it is not hard to find large pieces. There are a wide variety of patterns available and many types hide seams very well. Just remember,¬†all black granite is not created equal. Always make sure your slab is at least 3-cm thick so it won’t break when something hot or cold is placed on it.

Names and Types: Black Galaxy, Cosmix Black, Absolute Black and Pearl Black Granite / Quartz slab

Thickness: Wide variety but always at least 3-cm thick

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