October 25, 2010

Jobber Box

A Peltier Jobber Box with 88 mini Peltiers. These little marbles made in the 1930s measure 5/16". I bought them at the 2010 Orange County Marble Show.

October 20, 2010

Blue on Blue Corkscrew

A very pretty color combination made by the Akro Agate Company in the 1940s.

October 15, 2010

Children Playing Marbles

A cream pitcher from a child's tea set depicting two little children playing marbles. Made by Homer Laughlin.

October 10, 2010

Peltier Sunset

Sunset marbles are transparent Rainbos with sparkling bubbles and red,orange,yellow,white or green ribbons. Made by the Peltier Glass Co in the 1940s.

October 5, 2010

Temptation Art Glass Studio

Bright, bold colors and shapes by artist Kris Parke. These three marbles were for sale at the 2009 Northeast Marble show.

October 1, 2010

Brown Flame

It's a Christensen! It's a slag! It's a flame! A very pretty and unusual 1 inch marble for sale at the 2010 Orange County Marble Show by Dave Gardner