Swirl marbles comprise one of the largest categories of antique handmade glass marbles and come in many distinct and eye-catching types, ranging from banded and clambroth swirls to latticinio core and ribbon core swirls. With over 850 vibrant color photographs, this book displays swirl marbles in their many engaging types. The text explains swirl marble types, provides tables of current market prices, and directs collectors to marble clubs and meets across the country. This attractive and interesting book is a must for all who collect glass and are fascinated with marbles.
Stanley A. Block is the founder and president of the Marble Collectors Society of America. He has written and coauthored several marbles books published by Schiffer Publishing. Mr. Block and his wife, Claire, live in Connecticut.