Large Vintage D & M Tile

On October 4, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Davies & McDonald Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 D & M tile has a Moorish-inspired pattern with 6 satiny glaze colors on a smooth surface. 8″ sq x 1/2″ thick Great condition Qty = 2 $250 each  

Fishing Scene D&M Vintage Tile

On January 4, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

D & M Tile Co., Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Many details and glaze colors went into this vintage tile.   The smooth surface has a slightly satiny finish with crazing.  Self framed. 8″ sq x 1/2″ thick Very good condition; has a small corner edge chip.   Also some other edge wear/chips. Qty = 2 […]

D&M Tile Table

On October 4, 2016, in California Tiles, Tile Tables, by nancy

D & M Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Vintage tile table has 4 D & M (Davies & McDonald) tiles with attractive pattern.   Smooth surface has a glossy finish.   Round wood base has nice details.   We have another identical table base with slightly different pattern.   See photo #6. 19″ wide […]

Tile Tables in Iron

On July 15, 2015, in California Tiles, Tile Tables, by nancy

Multiple Tile Makers, circa 1920-1940’s Here are just a few of our mosaic-style tile tables made with vintage tiles.    The companies include Taylor, D&M, and possibly AET and GMB.   Each table is uniquely made with interesting patterns.   The two shorter tables were cleverly made using old Model-T car rims as their base. […]

Rare Size Vintage D&M Tiles

On April 1, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

D & M Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Geometric tiles have the same design with different glazing.  We don’t often see this size in D&M tiles and were happy to acquire them.  Smooth surface has a glossy finish. 4″ x 2  1/2″ x 1/2″ thick Good condition; some wear/chips.  Never set. Qty = 1 […]

Rare Size D&M Vintage Tiles

On February 14, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

D & M Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 John Davies and John McDonald combined their talents and established this great time company.   We feel lucky to have this many 4″ D&M tiles, as they are getting harder and harder to find.    Contact us if interested; sold individually. 4″ sq x 1/2″ thick […]

D & M Round Tile Vintage

On May 9, 2013, in California Tiles, by nancy

D & M (Davies & McDonald), Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Spanish tin-glazed geometric tile with center hole was made by D & M.  The five satiny glaze colors are slightly muted and orange glaze covers the sides.  We’ve seen these used for lamp or mirror bases, but surely there were other uses. 7  3/4″ wide […]

D & M Tile/Floral

On August 24, 2012, in California Tiles, by nancy

D & M Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 We love D&M’s glazes, and this large tile has their dazzling orange and bright yellow combines with delft and cobalt blues.   The floral motif can stand on its own or be combined with other tile in an installation.   Satiny finish has crazing. 8″ square […]

D & M 4-Tile Floral Set

On May 12, 2011, in California Tiles, Special Tiles and Panels, by nancy

D & M Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Beautiful multi-colored 4-tile panel has five glaze colors with a semi-gloss finish.  A variety of flowers and leaves are framed nicely by the orange and black border.   Among the hundreds of installations, their tiles were used at The Mission Inn in Riverside, Scotty’s Castle in […]

D & M Tile Table/Iron

On February 5, 2011, in Tile Tables, by nancy

D & M Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Awesome vintage D & M 4-tile table set in an old painted iron base.  The 8×8 tiles have seven glossy glaze colors with a very unique design, combining floral and geometric patterns.  Great California colors and simple details on the iron base make this a versatile […]

D & M Round Tea Tile

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

D & M Tile Co., Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 D & M produced a variety of great tiles and this is just one fine example.  The glaze colors are striking in this simple geometric design on a round/tea tile.  Mauve is used with yellow, orange, turquoise and black for a unique look.  The shiny and […]