Brayton Laguna Vases

On March 26, 2014, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Here are two lovely vintage vases, hand thrown with glossy glazes.   From their early years, when pieces were all hand formed. 4″ tall –  4  1/2″ tall Excellent condition; signed Qty = 1 each $310 each

Brayton Rare Vintage Hand-Painted Bowl

On June 6, 2013, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 This early Brayton bowl (circa 1920′s) is very rare and has hand-painted trees, cacti  and shrubs  and goes nicely with our hand-painted cups and saucers (see separate listings).  It has three glaze colors with crazing and a glossy finish, and a hand-formed ruffled rim.   The interior has [...]

Brayton Ruffled Bowls

On June 6, 2013, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Ruffled bowls were a popular item for Brayton Laguna.   They come in a variety of sizes and shapes and are hand thrown.   Here are a couple with maroon glazing – let us know what you’re searching for and perhaps we have it. 2″ tall x 4″ [...]

Brayton Laguna Vintage Pitcher

On June 6, 2013, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Brayton collectors will love this adorable, hand-thrown pitcher with its heart-shaped opening and attached handle.   The matte glazing has a speckled effect and the glaze thickness can be felt and seen, especially at the bottom.    Whether one collects pitchers or Brayton pottery, this piece would add [...]

Brayton Laguna Vintage Tile

On August 25, 2012, in California Tiles, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 The adorable, cartoon-like scene features a cottage and whimsical tree.   Made in the raised-line method, this signed vintage tile has great color separation.  Glossy glazes include turquoise, yellow, green and eggplant and cover the sides as well. 4 1/2″ square x 1/2″ thick Very good condition; some [...]

Brayton Laguna Scenic Tile

On May 5, 2012, in California Tiles, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 This vintage, cuenca-style tile depicts a Mexican man on his burro.   Great Brayton glaze colors and fine workmanship all add to the charm of this signed tile. 6 3/4″ square x 3/4″ thick Very good condition; has a chip on the back side of one corner Qty [...]

Brayton Vintage Floral Tile

On December 8, 2011, in California Tiles, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 This very pretty antique tile from Brayton has a combination of glossy and semi-gloss glazes.  Raised lines separate the colors and the glaze runs over the edges.   Attractive floral design is different from their usual themed tiles.  Four pegs have been added. 6  3/4″ square x 3/4″ [...]

Brayton Vintage Siesta Tile

On December 8, 2011, in California Tiles, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, Ca  1927-1968 Here is a great antique tile with a popular image, a Mexican man leaning against a palm tree, having a siesta.   Bright glossy glaze colors are separated by raised lines and covers the sides as well.   Four ‘feet’ have been attached. 6  3/4″ square x 3/4″ [...]

Brayton Laguna Cobalt Place Setting

On July 28, 2011, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Early hand made pieces are sought after by Brayton collectors and admirers.  This place setting consists of 11″ dinner plate, 7″ bread/butter or salad plate, cup and 5″ saucer, and 5″ desert bowl with ruffles.  Glossy cobalt glaze covers these signed pieces.  We have place settings in 5 [...]

Brayton Laguna Musicians Tile

On June 22, 2011, in California Tiles, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 This is an exquisite robust, polychrome tile, handmade with red clay and signed.   A rare and choice piece, its design of a pair of old California musicians in traditional costume is executed in an extremely refined cuenca technique.  The luminous glaze work on this vintage tile is [...]

Rembrant Laguna Vase

On May 12, 2011, in Pottery, by nancy

Rembrant Laguna, California Circa 1930′s We don’t know much about the company which is sometimes associated with Brayton Laguna Pottery.   This is the largest piece we’ve ever seen.  It has interesting, mottled glazing in varying shades of reddish brown to tan to sandy brown.   Very lovely. 5  1/2″ tall Excellent condition; signed.  Has [...]

Brayton Laguna Ruffled Cup/Dorothy LaPlant Baker

On February 27, 2011, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Very pretty hand formed cup with a ruffled rim made by Dorothy LaPlant Baker in 1938, for Brayton Laguna.  Red clay peeks thru the glossy turquoise glaze.  This is a companion piece to the heart-shaped cup with handle, listed separately.  Brayton collectors should adore these pieces! 4″ wide [...]

Brayton Laguna Heart-Shaped Cup/Dorothy Laplant Baker

On February 27, 2011, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Brayton Laguna made wonderful hand-made, distinctive pottery in their early years.  This cup, formed in the shape of a heart at the rim has a nice little trailing handle.  The high-glazed turquoise has touches of red clay showing thru.  We’re happy to offer this signed piece from artist/potter: [...]

Brayton Laguna Hand Painted Cup & Saucer

On February 3, 2011, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 This Brayton Laguna Pottery golden era cup and saucer set is an outstanding example of this famed company’s whimsical yet superbly accomplished output. The cups’ hand-painted design of a sitting cat set amongst a landscape of cacti plants and palm trees is playful and charming. The matching saucers are decorated with a [...]

Brayton Laguna Hand Painted Cup/Saucer

On February 3, 2011, in Pottery, by nancy

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA   1927-1968 This Brayton Laguna Pottery golden era cup and saucer set is an outstanding example of this famed company’s whimsical yet superbly accomplished output. The cups’ hand-painted design of figures resembling cartoon Ma and Pa “hillbilly”-types set alongside trees and stylized foliage is playful and charming. The matching saucers are decorated with a [...]