Ye Olde Rock Shoppe Design by Nature


    Chinese writing stone is a limestone matrix with andalusite crystals. It has a nice pattern that resembles chinese characters. It ranges from a very dark gray or almost black to creamy white, both with a slight greenish cast. It is also called Porphory. This stone is found at the Yangtze River Valley of the Hunan Province of China, and also Auburn, California region of the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas.
    The first picture is wet.  You can see there are many characters on the piece.  The whole slab can be used.  It is 7" x 4" x 5/16".  It weighs .81 lbs.  It is beautiful as a piece just to display.  Free Shipping