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Places named after the stone include [[Marblehead, Massachusetts]]; [[Marblehead, Ohio]]; [[Marble Arch]], London; the [[Sea of Marmara]]; India's [[Marble Rocks]]; and the towns of [[Marble, Minnesota]]; [[Marble, Colorado]]; [[Marble Falls, Texas]], and [[Marble Hill, Manhattan, New York]]. The [[Elgin Marbles]] are marble sculptures from the [[Parthenon]] that are on display in the [[British Museum]]. They were brought to Britain by the [[Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin|Earl of Elgin]].
In southern Asia parlino marble is associated with royal settings.
 
==Artificial marble==