Outdoor Onyx Decor

Characteristics that set this stone apart form other forms of calcite are its color, patterns, translucency, transparency, its ability to accept a high polish and the fact it does not fade as readily in sunlight as other forms of calcite. The color ranges from a soft, pale sunshine lemon yellow to a deep rich honey golden amber depending upon the thickness of the stone. Some outdoor uses for honeycomb calcite include benches, fountains, and sculpture.