Non slippery. Good for shower floors.Calacatta Gold marble is mined from quarries in Carrara in the region of Tuscany in Central Italy and boasts a brilliant white base with prominent gold and silver veins. The distinctive pattern of the marble characterizes Calacatta as the most desirable material in the natural stone universe. With beautiful grey veining detail against a white base, Calacatta Oro makes a refined statement. As one of the most beloved Calacatta marbles among designers and architects alike, it’s suitable for many uses and living spaces (kitchens, bathrooms, flooring, walls, slabs); a honed or polished natural stone for discerning tastes. As they say in Italy: Bellissimo!