Central station, Antwerp, Belgium Antwerp’s ‘Railway Cathedral’ has its domed roof, iron and glass vaulted ceilings and lavishly decorated stone and marble interiors& a mall and a diamond gallery home to some 30 diamond shops.
The Majestic Marble Quarries of Northern Italy
The Majestic Marble Quarries of Northern Italy - The New York Times
Garnethill Synagogue, Scotland’s oldest with an imposing Romanesque Revival exterior, a majestic marble and rosewood pulpit, and Byzantine ark.Garnethill Hill is where my great grandparents were married, 1873
The Majestic Marble Quarries of Northern Italy Once excavated by Cosimo I de’ Medici, the Cervaiole quarries more recently have supplied marble for mosques in Mecca, Medina and Abu Dhabi. Credit Luca Locatelli/Institute, for The New York Times