Wheeling Mustard Field Tile

On November 23, 2012, in American Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Wheeling Tile Company, Wheeling, WVA   1913-1960 This vintage tile has a satiny mustard glaze on red clay.   We have enough on hand to cover about 12 sq ft; however we have access to many more.  Contact us if interested. 3″ square x 1/2″ thick Great condition; signed Qty = 200 + $15 each

Wheeling Vintage Border Tile

On November 23, 2012, in American Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Wheeling Tile Company, Wheeling, WVA 1913-1960 We have a large enough amount of these vintage borders for a number of projects.  These are well made on red clay and have a smooth satiny finish.  Contact us for large quantity discount. 6″ x 2″ x 1/2″ thick Great condition; signed Qty = 390 pcs $20 each

Tropico Vintage Field Tile

On November 3, 2012, in Field Tiles, by nancy

Tropico, Glendale, CA  1920-1928 Matte brown glazing has a cool alligator pattern that varies with each tile.  We have a small quantity available; and we also have 8 bullnose and 4 corner pieces.  Contact us for photos. 2  7/8″ square x 3/8″ thick Great condition; varies per tile.  Signed. Qty = 21 $15 each  

AET Field Tile/Pale Blue

On November 2, 2012, in American Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

American Encaustic Tiling Co., Zanesville, OH  1875-1935 This could have been made in AET’s LA plant, but we’re not sure.   This little tile has glossy, pale blue glazing on a smooth surface.   We have enough to cover a little over 16 square feet or 100 linear feet. 2″ square x 3/8″ thick Great […]

AET Field Tile/Golden Mustard

On November 2, 2012, in American Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

American Encaustic, Los Angeles, CA  1919-1933 Matte textured glazing covers this vintage field tile from AET’s Los Angeles location.   Each tile is slightly different giving character and dimension to any installation.  We have enough on hand to cover about 10 square feet or almost 60 linear feet.   Can be used with decorative tiles […]

Gray Field Tile/Mosaic Tile Co.

On October 10, 2012, in Field Tiles, by nancy

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH   1894-1972 Solid gray field tile has a matte finish.   We have enough on hand to cover about 5 sq ft.   Use alone or combine with other colors; we also have pale mint green in this size.   Contact us for photos/info. 2  3/4″ square x 1/2″ thick […]

Cal Art Vintage Subway Tile

On February 22, 2012, in California Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

California Art Tile Co., Richmond, CA  1922-1956 We have a small supply of this thick, antique subway tile made by Cal Art.  Handsome mottled glaze in beige/tan has a matte finish.  Can be used as trim on an installation, or combine with other tiles to create a back splash or floor pattern. 5  3/4″ x […]

MTC Vintage Field Tiles

On February 3, 2012, in Field Tiles, by nancy

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 We have a supply of these old field tiles with satiny smooth glazes.   Contact us for more photos, information or large quantity discount.   Individual quantities below.  Priced individually. 4  1/4″ square x 5/8″ thick Great condition; never set Pale pink =  45 pieces Salmon = 49 pieces […]

Mottled Cement Tile

On January 28, 2012, in American Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Unknown Tile Maker     Circa 1920-1040’s We have a supply of these great old cement tiles.  The dusty, matte glazing varies of each tile, some with green, some with blue, but they all look great together.  And we’ve found that when the tile is wet, the colors really pop.  Contact us for more photos/info. […]

GMB Franciscan Subway Tile

On December 14, 2011, in California Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Gladding McBean, Los Angeles, CA  1890-present Franciscan was a line of tile and pottery made by GMB in the 1950’s and later.  This brightly-glazed yellow subway tile has a glossy finish.   Use your imagination with these tiles; back splash, border for scenic installation or tile table, combine with other vintage tiles to cover a […]

Claycraft Seafoam Green Field Tile

On October 22, 2011, in California Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Claycraft Potteries, Los Angeles, CA   1921-1939 High-glazed vintage field (solid) tile has a lovely shade of pale green.   We have over 150 pieces, most of which have been reclaimed, including bull nose tiles.   There are 29 pieces that are in great condition and never been set (pictured).   Contact us for photos […]

Cal Art Decorative Tile

On May 5, 2011, in California Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

California Art Tile Co., Richmond, CA  1922-1956 Attractive tile with repeating vine and leaf pattern from Cal Art of Northern California.  The seafoam green is subtle against the black and creamy white semi-gloss glaze colors.   We have a large quantity on hand that be used as a back splash, wainscot, etc.   The quantity […]

Tropico Variegated Field Tile

On February 27, 2011, in California Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Tropico, Glendale, CA  1920-1928 Tropico, known for their famous Pig N Whistle tiles, produced a quite a variety of tiles in their short history.  This little field tile has a light brown and white mottled, glossy finish.  Each tile has a slightly different pattern and they look well together.  We have just enough for a […]

Malibu Pillow Tile

On February 3, 2011, in California Tiles, Field Tiles, by nancy

Malibu Potteries, Malibu, CA   1926-1932 This is another version of our Malibu pillow tile.  It has the same glaze colors and mottled appearance and our pillow tile 1 and could be combined for an awesome look to any project.  This tile is flatter, without the puffed up look and has rounded sides. 3  3/4″ […]

Batchelder Field Tile

On January 28, 2011, in Field Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA   1909-1932 We have a large supply of Batchelder 3×3 field tiles on hand.   The dusty, mottled, matte glazes range from light beige to light brown and shades of blue and green.  We show four examples in our photos.  Be creative when designing a fireplace surround, floor, counter or back […]

Malibu Turquoise Field Tile

On January 27, 2011, in Field Tiles, by nancy

Malibu Potteries, Malibu, CA   1926-1932 High-glazed turquoise covers this field tile from Malibu Potteries.   We have enough on hand to cover approximately 9 1/2 square feet.  This pretty tile can be combined with decorative tiles to create a back splash, make a tile table or complete just about any other installation. 4″ square […]