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Yoshinori Kondo Marbles and Pendants For Sale


You are looking at the work of one of Japan's greatest glass artists, and easily its best marble artist at this point. Many of us would say Yoshi is the best in the world right now. This talented young artist has officially arrived at the top! Many Americans and others outside of Japan are just now beginning to discover Yoshi, but soon ALL will know his work. These are literally some of the most astounding marbles the world has ever seen to this point!

Yoshi follows in the hallowed Japanese glass tradition of applying painstaking detail to his work which is amazingly precise and tight. He started as a beadmaker with the traditional super soft Japanese satake glass, and then moved on to the much stiffer borosilicate glass. However, he has been able to carry some of those dot work techniques over from the satake to the boro with much success. The results of many hours on the torch for each piece are marbles and beads which will boggle your mind with their complex lines and layers of dots, whether it be masking of dots, or stacking and raking, etc. The patterns he creates flow gracefully across the glass, pulling your eyes in, and your brain as well as you work through the "How in the WORLD did he do that?" process. I have fallen in love with this artist's work, and I believe you will too. Enjoy the view!

Please click on a gallery to see more images of each marble and to purchase available marbles. I ship worldwide.

#61: Gunyari Size: 1.66 Price: $2,600
:: #61: "Gunyari" Size: 1.66" Price: $2,600  ::
#79: Ugoki Size: 1.59 Price: $3,650
:: #79: "Ugoki" Size: 1.59" Price: $3,650  ::
#80: Hassha Size: 1.88 Price: $4,950
:: #80: "Hassha" Size: 1.88" Price: $4,950  ::
Yoshi Pin - Uwa Size: 1.80 Price: Sold Out
:: "Yoshi Pin - Uwa" Size: 1.80" Price: Sold Out ::
Panda Size: 1.68 Price: SOLD
:: "Panda" Size: 1.68" Price: SOLD ::
Magic in the Mist Size: 1.42 Price: SOLD
:: "Magic in the Mist" Size: 1.42" Price: SOLD ::
Iki-Iki Size: 2.08 Price: SOLD
:: "Iki-Iki" Size: 2.08" Price: SOLD ::
Saibo Size: 1.89 Price: SOLD
:: "Saibo" Size: 1.89" Price: SOLD  ::
Mera-Mera  Size: 1.62  Price: SOLD
:: "Mera-Mera" Size: 1.62" Price: SOLD ::
Tear From Heaven Size: 2.44 Price: SOLD
:: "Tear From Heaven" Size: 2.44" Price: SOLD ::
Diamond Lane Size: 1.71 Price: SOLD
:: "Diamond Lane" Size: 1.71" Price: SOLD ::
Flirting with Paradise  Size: 1.68  Price: SOLD
:: "Flirting with Paradise" Size: 1.68" Price: SOLD ::
Imagination Maker Size: 1.60 Price: SOLD
:: "Imagination Maker" Size: 1.60" Price: SOLD ::
Golden Japan Size: 2.06 Price: SOLD
:: "Golden Japan" Size: 2.06" Price: SOLD ::
Soul Enhancement Size: 1.69 Price: SOLD
:: "Soul Enhancement" Size: 1.69" Price: SOLD ::
Luck Charm Size: 1.30 Price: SOLD
:: "Luck Charm" Size: 1.30" Price: SOLD ::
Spider's Embrace Size: 2.02 Price: SOLD
:: "Spider's Embrace" Size: 2.02" Price: SOLD  ::
Four Corner Salute Size: 1.69 Price: SOLD
:: "Four Corner Salute" Size: 1.69" Price: SOLD  ::
Float From Above Size: 2.52 Price: SOLD
:: "Float From Above" Size: 2.52" Price: SOLD  ::
Sky Drop Size: 1.85 Price: SOLD
:: "Sky Drop" Size: 1.85" Price: SOLD ::
Hanikami Size: 1.60 Price: SOLD
:: "Hanikami" Size: 1.60" Price: SOLD ::
Tukutuku Size: 1.32 Price: SOLD
:: "Tukutuku" Size: 1.32" Price: SOLD ::
Yoshi Pin  Size: 1.50  Price: Sold Out
:: "Yoshi Pin" Size: 1.50" Price: Sold Out ::
Premonition Size: 1.51 x 1.02 Price: SOLD
:: "Premonition" Size: 1.51" x 1.02" Price: SOLD ::
Ebullience Size: 1.30 Price: SOLD
:: "Ebullience" Size: 1.30" Price: SOLD ::
Ikoh Size: 1.81 Price: SOLD
:: "Ikoh" Size: 1.81" Price: SOLD ::
Katakala  Size 2.00  Price: SOLD
:: "Katakala" Size 2.00" Price: SOLD ::
Kinoko  Size: 2.40  Price: SOLD
:: "Kinoko" Size: 2.40" Price: SOLD ::
Incredipendy  Size: 1.29  Price: SOLD
:: "Incredipendy" Size: 1.29" Price: SOLD ::
Mayuge  size: 2.17  Price: SOLD
:: "Mayuge" size: 2.17" Price: SOLD ::
Marbellian Furnace  Size: 1.98  Price: SOLD
:: "Marbellian Furnace" Size: 1.98" Price: SOLD ::
Triple Jaw Drop  Size: 2.29  Price: SOLD
:: "Triple Jaw Drop" Size: 2.29" Price: SOLD ::
Asahi Size: 2.20 Price: SOLD
:: "Asahi" Size: 2.20" Price: SOLD ::
Suisei Size: 1.69 Price: SOLD
:: "Suisei" Size: 1.69" Price: SOLD ::
Inseki Size: 2.17 Price: SOLD
:: "Inseki" Size: 2.17" Price: SOLD ::
Beauty From Ashes  Size: 2.26  Price: SOLD
:: "Beauty From Ashes" Size: 2.26" Price: SOLD ::
Hope in a Snowstorm  Size: 1.77  Price: SOLD
:: "Hope in a Snowstorm" Size: 1.77" Price: SOLD ::
For the Tiemeyers  Size: 1.54  Price: SOLD
:: "For the Tiemeyers" Size: 1.54" Price: SOLD ::
Vetro Bloom  Size: 2.67  Price: SOLD
:: "Vetro Bloom" Size: 2.67" Price: SOLD ::
Fragility of Life Size: 2.23 Price: SOLD
:: "Fragility of Life" Size: 2.23" Price: SOLD ::
No-Nuc Size: 2.22 Price: SOLD
:: "No-Nuc" Size: 2.22" Price: SOLD ::
Starship Silicana Size: 2.29 Price: SOLD
:: "Starship Silicana" Size: 2.29" Price: SOLD ::
Akame  Size: 2.47  Price: SOLD
:: "Akame" Size: 2.47" Price: SOLD ::
Umigomo  Size: 2.35  Price: SOLD
:: "Umigomo" Size: 2.35" Price: SOLD ::
Spotify Size: 2.38 Price: SOLD
:: "Spotify" Size: 2.38" Price: SOLD ::
Shinkai Size: 2.23 Price: SOLD
:: "Shinkai" Size: 2.23" Price: SOLD ::
X Factor Size: 2.07 Price: SOLD
:: "X Factor" Size: 2.07" Price: SOLD ::
Guri Size: 1.27 Price: SOLD
:: "Guri" Size: 1.27" Price: SOLD ::
OO! Size: 1.82 Price: SOLD
:: "OO!" Size: 1.82" Price: SOLD ::
Nokome Size: 2.21 Price: SOLD
:: "Nokome" Size: 2.21" Price: SOLD ::
Crowned Ebullience Size: 1.11 Price: SOLD
:: "Crowned Ebullience" Size: 1.11" Price: SOLD ::
Fractal Rise Size: 1.76 Price: SOLD
:: "Fractal Rise" Size: 1.76" Price: SOLD ::
Oa Size: 1.21 Price: SOLD
:: "Oa" Size: 1.21" Price: SOLD ::
Escape Pod Size: 1.29 Price: SOLD
:: "Escape Pod" Size: 1.29" Price: SOLD ::
Afterburner  Size: 1.88  Price: SOLD
:: "Afterburner" Size: 1.88" Price: SOLD ::
Oni Size: 1.37 Price: SOLD
:: "Oni" Size: 1.37" Price: SOLD ::
The Richest Man in Babylon Size: 1.57 Price: SOLD
:: "The Richest Man in Babylon" Size: 1.57" Price: SOLD ::
Dream Catcher Size: 1.48 Price: SOLD
:: "Dream Catcher" Size: 1.48" Price: SOLD ::
Celebrity Size: 0.85 x 0.86 Price: SOLD
:: "Celebrity" Size: 0.85" x 0.86" Price: SOLD ::
Connected Size: 1.51 Price: SOLD
:: "Connected" Size: 1.51" Price: SOLD ::
Fractal Bloom Size: 1.75 Price: SOLD
:: "Fractal Bloom" Size: 1.75" Price: SOLD ::
Jet Flower Size: 1.50  Price: SOLD
:: "Jet Flower" Size: 1.50" Price: SOLD ::
Opalization Size: 1.48 Price: SOLD
:: "Opalization" Size: 1.48" Price: SOLD ::
Sonic Boom Size: 1.61 Price: SOLD
:: "Sonic Boom" Size: 1.61" Price: SOLD ::
Life Flow Size: 1.96 Price: SOLD
:: "Life Flow" Size: 1.96" Price: SOLD ::
Headdress Size: 1.76 Price: SOLD
:: "Headdress" Size: 1.76" Price: SOLD ::
Polarity Size: 0.75 x 0.83 Price: SOLD
:: "Polarity" Size: 0.75" x 0.83" Price: SOLD ::
Magnificity Size: 0.82 x 0.96 Price: SOLD
:: "Magnificity" Size: 0.82" x 0.96" Price: SOLD ::
Symmetry Size: 0.87 x 0.96  Price: SOLD
:: "Symmetry" Size: 0.87" x 0.96" Price: SOLD ::
Regality Size: 1.53 Price: SOLD
:: "Regality" Size: 1.53" Price: SOLD ::
Tower of Flower Size: 1.65 Price: SOLD
:: "Tower of Flower" Size: 1.65" Price: SOLD ::
Marbellian Eruption  Size: 1.56  Price: SOLD
:: "Marbellian Eruption" Size: 1.56" Price: SOLD ::
Regal Flotation Size: 1.59 Price: SOLD
:: "Regal Flotation" Size: 1.59" Price: SOLD ::
Incredi-Petal Size: 1.61 Price: SOLD
:: "Incredi-Petal" Size: 1.61" Price: SOLD ::
Resonance  Size: 0.85 x 0.76  Price: SOLD
:: "Resonance" Size: 0.85" x 0.76" Price: SOLD ::
Entrapment Size: 1.69 Price: SOLD
:: "Entrapment" Size: 1.69" Price: SOLD ::
Transformer Size: 1.59 Price: SOLD
:: "Transformer" Size: 1.59" Price: SOLD ::
Hope Eternal Size: 2.00 Price: SOLD
:: "Hope Eternal" Size: 2.00" Price: SOLD ::
Blue Breeze  Size: 0.73 x 0.89  Price: SOLD
:: "Blue Breeze" Size: 0.73" x 0.89" Price: SOLD ::
Marbellian Liftoff Size: 1.59  Price: SOLD
:: "Marbellian Liftoff" Size: 1.59" Price: SOLD ::
Double Jawdrop Size: 2.16 Price: SOLD
:: "Double Jawdrop" Size: 2.16" Price: SOLD ::