Origin of diorite
Examples from the Web for diorite
On three diorite bowls found in these graves (one inside the walls, the others outside) the name of Sneferu appeared.El Kab|J.E. Quibell
The chair is without a back, and, curiously enough, the head is that of a much older man than the Chephren of the diorite statue.
During these eleven days I have found 20 exquisitely polished axes of diorite.Troy and its Remains|Henry (Heinrich) Schliemann
They are in diorite, and have the name of Apepi engraved upon them.Ancient Egypt|George Rawlinson
He has done the same with diorite, both by driving off small chips from it and by pulverizing its surface with the help of jasper.