Wow! Check out this collection of antique and vintage marbles, the favorite pastime of kids before technology took over.
Some folks today are serious collectors, devoting many hours exploring, researching and identifying marbles. There are lots of online sources of marble information if you get the hankering to start something new.
For the rest of us, we are drawn to the simplicity of marbles, the texture, the history. Vintage marbles can put on a glorious display of color in your home. Adults and children alike will want to touch them, roll them, line them up.
In this assortment of old marbles, you will receive over 100 antique and vintage marbles, both handmade and machine made from various makers, plus this wonderful old Victorian storage box that once held handkerchiefs (hence the HDKF'S on the box lid). It's like getting a mystery grab bag, except we know you'll love it!!
Make memories: be sure and let the little ones play with your colorful marbles and you might become their favorite grandma, grandpa, aunt, uncle, neighbor or friend!
- ONE old storage box plus 100+ assorted antique and vintage marbles (representative example shown)
Item Condition: The cardboard storage box has seen better days with areas peeling surface covering, marking, soil and residue throughout, plus significant corner and edge wear. Has original closure that operates. The box interior is lined with faded and discolored pink fabric, slightly loose in areas.
The marbles will be a selection of both handmade and machine made marbles from glass and clay. You will receive marbles of various designs and from various makers including Akro Agate, Peltier, Marble King and more. Some have chips and nicks and even a few cracks, and some are smooth. Lots of fascinating imperfection included.
- Material: glass, clay, plastic, cardboard, metal
- Color: multicolor
- Dimensions: box is 7" x 6" x 2.5"