We sell a range of Kilkenny Gemstone Irish Jewellery. Kilkenny Marble is a beautiful dark black marble gemstone to give your jewellery that special extra touch.
Kilkenny Marble is a dark limestone unique to Ireland.
This sophisticated and beautiful black stone was formed in the geological tie known as the Carboniferous period and is flecked with paler shades representing the fossilised shelly creates, corals and sea lillies contained therein.
Quarried in Kilkenny in eastern Ireland for hundreds of years it gives Kilkenny City its famous nickname, 'The Marble City'
No two pieces of Kilkenny marble are identical.