Mexican Vintage Field Tile

On December 22, 2012, in Field Tiles, Foreign Tiles, by nancy

Made in Mexico, circa 1920-1930’s We have about 100 pieces of this little two color tile from Mexico.  Can be arranged in a number of clever ways to create a back splash, frame a mirror, line a tile table or use as a border around a scenic tile.   Smooth surface has both matte and […]

Antique Mexican Tile

On December 20, 2012, in Foreign Tiles, by nancy

Made in Mexico     circa 1920 Three flowers decorate this antique tile from Mexico.   It has a smooth surface with colorful satiny glazes and crazing.   We’re happy to have 19 pieces as antique/vintage tile from Mexico is getting harder to find. 5  3/4″ square x 1/2″ thick Great condition; varies per tile […]

Mexican Flower Tile

On April 20, 2011, in Foreign Tiles, by nancy

Made in Mexico   Circa 1920’s Very pretty antique Mexican tile with large flower.  The thick, glossy glaze colors include blue, yellow, white, orange and green.  Sides are beveled and each tile is a little different. 4  3/4″ square x 5/8″ thick Good condition; some glaze skips Qty = 16 $75 each

Mexican Geometric Tile

On April 20, 2011, in Foreign Tiles, by nancy

Made in Mexico     Circa 1920’s This Mexican vintage tile has a combination of matte and semi-gloss finishes.  The geometric pattern was made using medium blue, brown, creamy white and green glazes.  Beveled sides and crazing. 4  1/2″ square x 5/8″ thick Good condition Qty = 8 $75 each

Mexican Talavera-Style Floral Tile

On April 9, 2011, in Foreign Tiles, by nancy

Unknown Tile Maker, Mexico   Circa 1940-1960’s We have a large supply of this shiny blue and white tile from Mexico.  It came from a Los Angeles kitchen that was recently remodeled.  It has an attractive repeating floral pattern and can be used in a number of ways.  There is still some mortar on the […]

Mexican Floral Tile

On February 27, 2011, in Foreign Tiles, by nancy

Unknown Tile Maker, Mexico   Circa 1920’s We love old Mexican tiles and unfortunately, they are getting harder to find.   This one has glossy glazes in cobalt, creamy off-white, brown, yellow and green in the center.  The edges are beveled and crazing adds to its charm. 5 1/2″ square x 1/2″ thick Great condition; […]