Surface is polished to high gloss finish.
Surface is blasted or ground to a flat textured surface.
Very rough and rock-like surface
Flat surface typically on the sides or back of the marker.
S shaped top that is slightly higher in the center than on the edges
Top of the stop is flat
Highest point in the center where four corners come together resembling a pyramid
Lettering is cut directly into the stone.
V-lines engraved into the stone creating around other engraving. Can be single line or double line panels that give contrast on the stone.
The panel is lightly sandblasted creating a lighter color for contrast inside the lines.
A panel that is defined by lines but remains polished inside the lines.