The limestone and marble foyer was lined with artifacts, a sign of Tamer's passion for all things ancient.
They emerged through a back door into a massive foyer made of white marble and limestone with ancient carvings on the walls and statues positioned throughout.
Gabe paced as Tamer climbed a ladder to tablets stacked at the top of one limestone shelf.
The great interest in connexion with a dwarf West African race of elephant is in relation to the fossil pigmy elephants of the limestone fissures and caves of Malta and Cyprus.
Rises an abrupt limestone eminence, Scout Scar, which commands an extensive view towards Windermere and the southern mountains of the Lake District.
It lies in the upper part of the Ribble valley, amid the wild scenery of the limestone hills of the Pennine system.
Limestone, iron and coal are also found.
Birmingham, situated in an immensely rich iron, coal and limestone region, is the principal manufacturing centre in the state, and the most important centre for the production and manufacture of iron in the southern states.
High, rich in hematite iron ore; valuable limestone deposits are found some 30 m.
There are several interesting limestone caverns, and Sylvan Lake, in the high mountain district, is an important resort.
The company also owns iron mines, limestone and quartz quarries, large iron-works at Domnarfvet and elsewhere, a great extent of forests and saw-mills, and besides the output of the copper mines it produces manufactured iron and steel, timber, wood-pulp, bricks and charcoal.
The great rivers of Australia, draining inland, carve out valleys, dissolve limestone, and spread out their deposit over the plains when the waters become too sluggish to bear their burden farther.
In New South Wales there are, together with coal and limestone Iron.
It was called Fern Quarry, because near it there was a limestone quarry, long since abandoned.
The opening was filled with ferns which completely covered the beds of limestone and in places hid the streams.
I had three pieces of limestone on my desk, but I was terrified to find that they required to be dusted daily, when the furniture of my mind was all undusted still, and threw them out the window in disgust.
I might have got good limestone within a mile or two and burned it myself, if I had cared to do so.