Ruin Marble Sphere by Superba

Ruin Marble Sphere

by Superba


A cityscape-esque patterned mineral.

Get connectedwith this sublime stone form to center and ground yourself.

Handmade in Italy and imported from Rome,the Ruin Marble Sphere by Superba is a stunning example of the contrast and tension created when human effort molds and shapes a raw product of the earth. Size: 8mm diameter.

Why Alcove loves this:

🌍Every piece is unique, indeep and dusty iterationsof green, brown, black and red.

🌍Ruin Marble is the common name for a highly-sought for and raremineral formation known to occur in Florence, Italy, named as such because its unusual geometricpatterning resembles a landscape painting or city scape.

🌍Homeopathic healersrecommend Ruin Marble for enhancing connectionwith intellectual states of mind and knowledge.

Providing 'Useful Tools' and 'Beautiful Objects' is Superba'sraison d'être, or rather theirragione per essere!Launched in Rome in 2018, they work directly with ceramicists, stone carvers and woodworkers to execute appealing, minimal designs.

With a storefront located on the"Street of the Carpenters" in Rome's Sant’Angelo neighborhood, right off the Tiber River, Superba's modern,boutiqueapproach is a first for the region. An area with a complicated past, Sant'Angelo has recently attracted a number of young creative business with its village-like charm andprofound sense of community.

Alcove is proud to bring their work stateside and collaborate on the exclusive blue "Fathom" finish.