Caen stone

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Ca´en stone´


1.A cream-colored limestone for building, found near Caen, France.
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1464), and his wife had their tombs placed in the center of the choir of the abbey at Hambye, rebuilt in the fifteenth century: "ils etaient representes au trait sur une plaque de cuivre, place sur une immense dalle en pierre de Caen, de 7 8 pieds environ sur 3.