What is green onyx?

Answer Green onyx is a general name for several different types of green gemlike stone that may or may not closely resemble the banded pattern of true onyx. It is prized for its warm, attractive and decor... Read More »

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What does onyx mean biblically?

The meaning of onyx is "nail." It was mentioned several times in the Old Testament of the Bible, even as early as the book of Genesis. In the Book of Exodus, the onyx itself was found on the Breast... Read More »

How to Cut Onyx Tile?

Onyx tile is a great way to add beauty, style, and light to any tile application. While onyx is a marble, it is also extremely fragile and may be reinforced on the back with fiberglass resin. Due t... Read More »

Can black onyx be baked?

On One Hand: Onyx Used in StonewareBlack onyx is frequently used in stoneware which is, in turn, used in baking. Stoneware dishes made from black onyx are often designed specifically for the purpos... Read More »

Black Onyx History?

Onyx is a smooth type of quartz that is considered a semi-precious stone. Originally the term onyx referred to many varieties of onyx, including black, brown, white and striated. In the Victorian... Read More »