Grueby Animal Tiles

On August 11, 2012, in American Tiles, by nancy

Grueby, So. Boston, MA  1894-1919 Here are some adorable antique tiles each depicting a different image:  elephant, bird, pelican.   Made from terra cotta, each tile is self framed with a 3-dimensional image. 4″ square x 1/2″ thick Very good condition Qty = 2 Elephant Qty = 2 Bird Qty = 0 Pelican (sold out) […]

Grueby/Pardee Vintage Cup Holder

On January 25, 2012, in American Tiles, by nancy

Grueby, So. Boston, MA  1894-1919       C. Pardee Works, Perth Amboy, NJ   1890-1938 Check out the thick, drippy glaze on this antique cup holder tile.   Has nice clean lines and a rich, matte brown glaze.    The Pardee Works bought Grueby in 1919 and sold their existing stock and continued to […]

Grueby Vintage Checkerboard Tiles

On December 14, 2011, in American Tiles, by nancy

Grueby, So. Boston, MA  1894-1919 Thick, matte glazes cover this antique Grueby tile made with red clay.  We love the checkerboard pattern and slight imperfections from the kiln.  We also have 2 in dark blue, 1 in medium blue and 1 in black. 4″ square x 1/2″ thick Great condition;  never set Qty = 15 […]

Grueby 3″ Geometric Tile Assortment

On August 26, 2011, in American Tiles, by nancy

Grueby, So. Boston, MA   1894-1919 Here is just a sample of our antique Grueby  3″ decorated tiles that we have amassed over the years.       All have that great Grueby style and glazing that  won awards and recognition all over the world.  Quantities vary per tile.  Sold individually.   Also, view our […]