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The encyclopedia of modern marbles, spheres & orbs

Author: Mark P Block
Publisher: Atglen, PA : Schiffer, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark P Block
ISBN: 076432294X 9780764322945
OCLC Number: 60500396
Description: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Concise history of glass --
American studio glass movement --
Contemporary marbles and the studio glass movement --
The expanding world of contemporary marbles --
More about marbles --
Ancient and antique handmade marbles --
American machine-made and foreign manufactured marbles --
Collecting contemporary marbles, spheres, and orbs --
Building your collection --
Caring for your collection --
Edition types --
What contemporary works to collect --
Regular stock or open edition production stock --
Prototypes --
Limited editions --
Experimental works --
The artist's mark --
Trademark and copyright use --
Crafting contemporary marbles, spheres, and orbs --
Studio glass works --
Decorative glass house works --
Artist's/craftsman's work --
The crafting process --
Grading --
Valuating --
More about marbles, spheres, and orbs --
Ancient, mineral and handmade non-glass marbles, spheres, and orbs --
Handmade glass marbles, spheres, and orbs --
Swirls --
End-of-day --
Lutz or aventurine glass --
American machine-made and foreign manufactured glass marbles and contemporary works --
Mimics, reproductions and repairs --
"Novel and inventive" contemporary marbles --
Spheres, and orbs --
Millefiori and Murrini --
Conclusion: in their own words --
Artists/craftsmen of the contemporary marble movement --
Glossary of terms --
Associated value guide --
Select bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Mark P. Block.
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