Oct 12, 2018

Natural stone "Bali Green" Bressia with Old Castle

 There is a stone named Bali Green that is often heard in Bali.

Bali - green tile material. The left side is a thing that took a while after cutting.
The ones on the right and below the center are just cut.
Moss green turns into a bright brown


The color of that stone is Moss Green, which is actually brownish even though it is named Green. The color of this stones are changing from moss green to brown when it is exposed to sunlight.

Bali green is slightly similar texture to the popular stone " Kerobokan".
But the reason why it's not so well-known as a building material is as time goes by,
the color changes from moss green to brown too dramatically.


Bali Green are used for stone statue materials for exterior. There are some popular stone statues include statues of Buddha, Ganesha, a goddess with a barrel, etc. 
Sculptures of the Asian atmosphere are popular in Europe and the United States.

Even though it's named Bali Green, the production area is in the mountains of Central Java.

Here are the process how to dig the stone by hand at old-fashioned quarry

These Bali Green stones has been bought by French Customers and was going to use at restoration of old castle project.

Many valuable historic buildings and works of art in French such as Castle, are made by the stone that has similar shade and texture to Bali Green especially when its color are changing into brown.

That is why they are looking for Bali Green Stone for their conservation and restoration project in French and other country in Europe. And it is an honor for us to be participated even a bit in restoring valuable historic buildings and works of art project. 

Block stones actually are not exportable but are allowed under some conditions such as are subjected to cutting and other processing.

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Oct 4, 2018

Candi Ijo ancient Temple and Brexy Stone Quarry

The World Heritage Prambanan Temple which is 9th century Hindu temple complex featuring structures with stone spiers and sculptures, located in the suburb of Yogyakarta in Central Java is a famous Hindu temple.
Candi ijo Ancient temple.

Do you know that there are many ruins around it too?

Brexy stone retaining wall

To the south of the Prambanan temple, there is a small ruins called Candi Ijo. On the west side of it, there is Candi Boko ruins. Both are on a top of hills, overlooking the Prambanan Temple from above.

Used Brexy stone block made Stairs

Until a couple of years ago, there was a ruin of ruins that was never known, but now it is restored and it is crowded as a tourist destination.

quarries of Brexy stone.
Candi Ijo Temple, Ratu Boko temple.
It is the "Brexy Stone" used for restoration of the temple ruins.
"Brexy stone" is characterized by light gray stones and easy processing. 

Now it became to sightseeing spot.
Carving on the wall of quarry.

Just below the Candi Ijo ruins there was the quarry of "Brexy Stone". And now it is popular as a sightseeing spot.

Brexy stone tile finishing natural
This Quarry already closed for mining now, but we still can get Brexy Stone in another quarry. 
"Brexy stone" can also be finished into blocks or tiles. If it is applied to the wall, the thickness is about 15 - 25 mm. Finishing surface available  for NATURAL / SAWN CUT .

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etails information please contact Horas Indonesia. 
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