interlocking tiles islamic arabesqueLIMESTONE Pietra Dure MOSAICRETE TM Tiles,
Custom limestone flooring in an earthy color palette that integrates the timeless feel of
hand crafted art surfaces. Artist designed & studio crafted to order with some color
matching available. Sample shown is approximately one half full scale detail.
Repeat is 45" or 1.105m. Material finish is honed or polished limestone.
Each is hand acid stained & grouted in the studio. The grout is a custom, metallic looking,
semi reflective - non-oxidizing sandless grout developed specifically for these tiles.
The lighter tile on the left is a tile before hand staining and grouting -
which when completed appears as the colored piece at its right.
Original design is inspired by traditional near & far asian geometric designs of mandalla & arabesque.
Unique that the easily installed system is comprised solely of graceful curved geometry,
9 irregular large tiles carefully interlock and are sandless grouted to match the mating tile pieces.
Individual tiles are priced based on square footage of finished tiles -
ranging from $250 - $300 each. The repeat covers 14.0625 square feet of surface.
For estimating purposes cost is approximately $185 sq foot.
Price for a complete repeat in 9 tiles is $2,600 US FOB, install by others.
Finish matching installation grout is provided with order, custom metallics colors are available.
Islamic pattern marble, stone, travertine, granite & glass material flooring gallery
designs can be custom created.
Tile is specified and ordered with reference to a central point based on installation conditions.
There is an obvious floral tesselation (or star) at the center.
The overall design, comprises nearly 1000 unique elements before they repeat again.
The design and fabrication is in both US and International patent process.