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Brian Bowden | profile | all galleries >> Glass ORBits - Contemporary Art Glass Marbles and Other Art Glass For Sale! >> Yoshinori Kondo Marbles and Pendants For Sale (Sold Out) >> "Oni" Size: 1.37" Price: SOLD tree view | thumbnails | slideshow

"Oni" Size: 1.37" Price: SOLD

The Oni is a mythical creature from Japanese folklore, sort of an ogre or troll type of creature, and Yoshi had that in mind as he created this marble. This is a very hard marble for me to let go of, because I love the extreme uniqueness of the colors, how they fade up the side, and it's just flat out a neat design. Add to that the tradition behind it and it becomes a VERY fascinating marble.