Sample of Granite
A sample of medium-grained, equigranular, reddish-pink (rose) granite from Seal Cove.
It is uniform in appearance and relatively free of defects. This versatile stone takes an excellent polish and has a good contrasting flame finish.

From Geological Survey of Newfoundland and Labrador - "Geology and Geological Features - Mineralization." http://www.gov.nl.ca/mines&en/geosurvey/. Courtesy of David Liverman, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.
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