Batchelder Rare Mayan Tile

On November 21, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 This Mayan tile is very different from the ones we usually see from Batchelder.   It is very thick with 4 separate Mayan faces/symbols.   Matte black glaze in the recessed areas outlines the images. 5  3/4″  x  5  3/4″  x  1″ thick Great condition; signed Qty = 2 $350 […]

Mayan or Aztec Batchelder Tile

On November 16, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Matte black glaze really compliments the 3-dimensional Mayan or Aztec image.  Interesting details and deep red clay add to the appeal of this vintage Batchelder tile. 4 3/4″ wide x 3 3/4″ tall x 1/2″ thick Excellent condition; signed Qty = 1 $150  

Batchelder Tile with Trees

On October 26, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Trees dominate the landscape image on the vintage Batchelder tile.   The background shows structures on a hillside.  Matte blue glazing. 3  3/4″ sq x 3/4″ thick Very good condition; minor wear.  Signed. Qty = 1 $150  

Bird Tile by Batchelder

On October 26, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Lovely vintage tile has 2 birds, facing each other and perched on branches.  As always with Batchelder tile, there is attention to detail.  Notice the framing around the image, the decorated corners and the oversized flower.  Matte blue glaze highlights the recessed areas. 3  3/4″ sq x 3/4″ thick Great […]

Batchelder Vintage Fountain

On October 6, 2017, in Fountains, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Two piece fountain has a very detailed and three dimensional pedestal topped with a petal-like shaped bowl.   The underside of the bowl has nice detailing.  A pump for water can easily be installed.    Matte glazing. 26″ tall x 22″ wide Good condition; has some chips and wear Qty […]

Batchelder Glazed Tile Set

On March 15, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Vintage tile set has a Spanish-influenced cuenca pattern and five matte glaze colors.   Can be laid out in a number of ways, even horiztonal.   Perfect for a central focus in a back splash or other installation. each tile = 5  3/4″ sq x 1/2″ thick Very good condition; […]

Batchelder Miniature Mosaic Tiles

On December 31, 2016, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 These vintage little gems are very hard to find in multiples.  We have enough to accent any installation, or to create a mosaic design. 1/2″ sq x 3/8″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = varies per color $1 each  

Batchelder/Pasadena Bisque Tiles

On November 3, 2016, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Pasadena, CA  1909-1928 Any tiles marked Batchelder Pasadena are earlier than those marked Los Angeles.    Here are two unglazed (bisque) tiles decorated with birds and  flowers/leaves. 3  3/4″ sq x 5/8″ thick Great condition; signed Qty = 1 each $150 each  

Batchelder Pomegranate Tile

On October 20, 2016, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Batchelder made this pomegranate tile in a number of glazes.   This one is satiny green with touches of blue.   Nice workmanship one would expect from this great tile maker. 2  3/4″ sq x 1/2″ thick Great condition; teeny edge chip Qty = 1 $65  

Batchelder Insert Tiles

On October 20, 2016, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 We have a small quantity of these small insert tiles in 2 patterns.  The geometric patterns are recessed into the clay have matte glaze colors.   Mix or match these with field tiles of any size to create a unique installation.    They also make great paperweights! 2  3/4″ sq […]

Batchelder Mini’s

On October 11, 2016, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 We have a small quantity of each of these vintage miniature Batchelder tiles.    Insert tiles were made mainly to enhance a floor or wall installation.   They add a little character when combined with field tiles.  Mix or match designs.   Sold individually.   Ask about quantity of each […]

Batchelder Fireplace Mantels

On October 11, 2016, in California Tiles, Special Tiles and Panels, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 We have 4 different vintage Batchelder mantels for sale.   It’s not possible to show the complete sets as we are limited by the amount and size of the photos.  Here are some images and we will be glad to assist anyone interested in a mantel.   Sets have either […]

Batchelder Flower Pot

On October 7, 2016, in Pottery, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA   1909-1932 This is an exquisite piece of pottery from the famous tile maker, Batchelder.   This garden pot in relief has a nicely-detailed grape vine motif.   The pattern continues on all 4 sides.  The pot has a handsome top edge and 4 feet.   Matte blue glazing on the […]

Batchelder Borders Vintage

On September 30, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Vintage border tiles from Batchelder have never been set.  We have small quantities of each variety.   Two distinct patterns with satiny glaze colors.   Contact us with your preference. 6″ x 1  1/4″ x 1/2″ thick Very good condition $50 each  

Batchelder Glossy Borders

On September 19, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 These little border tiles have glossy glazes and an attractive repeating floral motif.  We only have 3 but if someone needs to replace a damaged tile in an installation, they could come in handy. 3  3/4″ long x 1  3/4″ wide x 3/4″ thick Very good condition; tiny chips/wear Qty […]

Glazed Batchelder Tile

On September 19, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Four glossy glazes with raised lines separating the colors cover this vintage Batchelder tile.   Geometric pattern clearly is part of a larger image, but the tile is interesting enough to stand alone, especially if displayed on the diagonal.  Very thick.    (we have 3 others in this  pattern, but […]

Flower Pot Tile-Vintage Batchelder

On September 18, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Lots of great details cover this vintage tile featuring a pot full of flowers.   Matte blue glazing in the recessed areas.   Even the border has an intricate design.   We have more of this pattern with varying glazes; plus some with a very similar pattern. 5  3/4″ sq […]

Batchelder Checkerboard Borders

On September 18, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Blue and green matte glazes alternate on this checkerboard pattern vintage border tile.  Has finished top and bottom edges.   Wish we had more! 4″ long x 1  3/4″ tall x 1  1/4″ deep Great condition; signed, never set Qty = 13 pcs $45 each  

Vintage Bird Tile/Batchelder

On September 16, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Unglazed (bisque) ceramic tile depicts a bird within a banded circle.  We don’t know the intention of the maker, whether or not this was to be glazed like the majority of Batchelder tiles. 5  1/2″ sq x  1/2″ thick Very good condition; minor chips/wear.   Signed, never set. Qty = […]

Batchelder Vintage Tile

On September 10, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Vintage relief tile has a highly-detailed floral motif set within a star.   Matte teal glazing is in the recessed areas.  Nice border. 4″ sq x 3/4″ thick Qty = 1 $150  

Lion Rampant Batchelder Tile

On July 11, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 A lion rampant is depicted in profile standing erect with forepaws raised on this vintage tile.   There is a banded circle and matte teal glaze in the recessed areas. 4″ sq x 3/4″ thick Great condition; signed Qty = 1 $135  

Tall Batchelder Tile Panels

On March 6, 2015, in California Tiles, Special Tiles and Panels, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 These stunning decorative panels can be used as is and hung as art, or set into a fireplace surround.    There is  matte glazing and intricate details, some with leaves and vines and one with a potted plant.  Hooks were attached to the backs. 24″ tall x 4″ wide x […]

Colorful Batchelder Scenic Tile

On February 12, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Rarely do we find Batchelder scenic tiles with colorful, satiny glazing.   This one depicts a dog walking beside a primitive man holding a spear.   There are about 5 or 6 glaze colors. 3  3/4″ sq x 1/2″ thick Good condition; has corner chips.  Signed, never set. Qty = […]

Batchelder Vintage Pineapple/Artichoke Tile

On April 2, 2014, in California Tiles, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 We have a quantity of these vintage, unset Batchelder insert tiles.   Touches of matte blue glaze highlight the artichoke/pineapple design. 2  3/4″ square x 3/4″ thick Great condition; signed $75 each

Batchelder Knight Tiles

On February 20, 2014, in California Tiles, Special Tiles and Panels, by nancy

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 A knight with armor on horseback is shown on each of these very well-made vintage tiles.   Even the horses are decorated, and castles can be seen in the background.   Matte blue glazing highlights some of the details. Perfect for fireplace installation or framed in wood or iron.   […]