Erfoud is famous for its multiple “fossil quarries”, because they contain specimens ofan incredible variety, but mostly because those – ci are inlaid in marble slabs (thesequarries are located outside of Erfoud, necessary vehicle). At the centre of the city,many craftsmen work in difficult conditions the polishing of the fossils. They are made small decorative objects: ashtrays, pendants, plates, bowls etc... A plant in fact larger objects: Tables, fountains, sculpted etc...