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    I found this beautiful black marble with blue swirls

    Is there a way you can take this marble or at least where it came from what origin? I just havenít seen many black one is it common?Click image for larger version. 

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    Oh no now Iím gonna get hooked on marvels uggh

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    Not by those pics. If there are any other features that might lend a hint, send more pics. The ends of the ribbons might help. I bet if you shine a bright light through it, it's either brown, purple, or dark green. It's an old swirl, so that limits it to pretty Mush West Virginia and Ohio, but I can tell it's not a CAC, so it's a WV swirl of some kind. Probably Alley just by the odds. Alley made most of the WV swirls.

    Marbles are easy to get hooked on! Check out the marble groups on facebook and forums online! It's a big wild world, much more to marbles than most would think. I was at a marble show in Panama City last month and a guy sold his collection. Yeah, for a mere $300,000!!!
    "A prudent man foresees the difficulties ahead and prepares for them;
    the simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences."
    - Proverbs 22:3

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    I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of itĒ ― Thomas Jefferson

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    Quote Originally Posted by cheese View Post
    Not by those pics. If there are any other features that might lend a hint, send more pics. The ends of the ribbons might help. I bet if you shine a bright light through it, it's either brown, purple, or dark green. It's an old swirl, so that limits it to pretty Mush West Virginia and Ohio, but I can tell it's not a CAC, so it's a WV swirl of some kind. Probably Alley just by the odds. Alley made most of the WV swirls.

    Marbles are easy to get hooked on! Check out the marble groups on facebook and forums online! It's a big wild world, much more to marbles than most would think. I was at a marble show in Panama City last month and a guy sold his collection. Yeah, for a mere $300,000!!!
    I appreciate you educating me cheese. Iím going to shine a light through it and Iíll make another pictureClick image for larger version. 

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ID:	1814912 And itís purple

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    I think it's a good chance of being made by Ravenswood.
    Rich in Houston and Truth like this.
    "A prudent man foresees the difficulties ahead and prepares for them;
    the simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences."
    - Proverbs 22:3

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    Just like Tiger eye stone...but colour variations are different..
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    Thanks guys

 

 

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