GLASS HAND MADE MARBLES. Hand made glass marbles were invented in Lauscha, Germany, in the late 1840s. They were produced until the early part of the twentieth century, when World War I and the invention of marble producing machinery in America effectively ended the hand made marble industry.
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a Figures are for Birmingham and the Black Country in 1949. For source see n. 8 below. More detailed figures are available for the metal trade alone. Table 2 sets out the distribution in 1949 of plants and employment in Birmingham and the Black Country for the metal trades (including jewellery and guns).