The hobby of marble collecting can be a rewarding and enriching pastime. As with any other collectible, there is no substitute for knowledge of the subject. Marble identification and classification is a very subtle matter. The pages in this area can help you in learning about marbles and marble making. This area also contains information on how to play marbles.
Marble Grading Guide
An online guide on how to identify condition problems in marbles, and how to apply a grade to a marble for condition. This section includes images, as well as video clips, to aid you in learning how to grade marbles. It also includes a short video on how to measure marbles.
Online Marble ID Guide
An online identification guide to hundreds of different types of marbles. This guide follows the categorization in Marbles: Identification and Price Guide.
Marble Packaging Gallery
Uncatalogued Marble Gallery
As with any collectible, as values have increased, fakes, fantasies and frauds have appeared. This guide tries to collect all of these in one place. Forewarned is forearmed.