Santa Monica Brick Border Tiles

On January 10, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick Co., Santa Monica, CA   1923-1940 Stylized tulips decorate these vintage border tiles.   Matte glazes mainly, except for the glossy black on the top tile. 5″ x 2  1/2″ x 3/4″ thick Good condition; some corner/edge chips.   Never set. Qty = 1 each $85 each  

Santa Monica Brick Geometric Tiles

On January 7, 2017, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick Co., Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 Three different patterns are shown here in these original vintage tiles.   They have bright colors and are all made differently; that is, cuenca and cuerda seca.  Monaco was one of their tile lines.  We also have quantities of reproduction tiles with these patterns.   Contact us […]

Santa Monica Brick Spanish Tile

On October 3, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick Co., Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 Bright glazes cover this vintage Spanish influenced vintage tile.   It has great color separation and a pattern that can stand on its own.  We also have this pattern with black background. 8″ sq x 1/2″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = 0 orange background  SOLD […]

Santa Monica Brick “Monaco” Tile

On August 15, 2013, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick, Santa Monica, CA    1923-1940 The geometric pattern is recessed into the red clay on the vintage  Monaco tile.  Glazes are glossy black and matte green and blue.   A handsome tile! 5″ square x 5/8″ thick Good condition; tiny edge/corner chips; signed Qty = 1 $150  

Santa Monica Brick Tulip Tile

On May 4, 2012, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick, Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 This chunky vintage tile was made by Santa Monica Brick circa 1930, and is from their Monico line.  The combination of matte and glossy glazes plus the artistic stylized design of the tulip make this tile stand out.   We have a quantity of these tiles; contact us […]

Santa Monica Brick Tea Tiles

On March 17, 2012, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick, Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 Rare and highly collectible vintage round or tea tiles from the “Monaco” line.   These all have a Persian-inspired floral design executed in fine, raised lines and each is stunning in itself but the polychrome glaze work in a mix of glossy and vellum finishes says it all […]

Santa Monica Brick Iris Tile Panel

On March 14, 2012, in Special Tiles and Panels, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick Company, Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 A floral motif of irises decorates this vintage 12-tile panel from Santa Monica Brick.   Soft, matte pastel glaze colors are pretty against the creamy off-white background.    Use your imagination to create an installation for this lovely panel, either indoors or out. 17″ x 12  3/4″ […]

Santa Monica Seagull Tile

On October 20, 2011, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick, Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 A seagull in flight is depicted on this signed antique tile from Santa Monica Brick, the parent company of Taylor.   There are four soft, muted glaze colors with a matte finish on this dust-pressed tile.  It is pictured in an old Santa Monica catalog and numbered D.P.411. […]

Santa Monica Brick Tile Table/Wood

On February 8, 2011, in Tile Tables, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick, Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 Fabulous vintage 4-tile table set in an 8-sided antique wood base. The Moorish-inspired design is executed in cuerda seca with vibrant. creamy polychrome glazing.  The Spanish Colonial Revival finial base is beautifully scrolled and perfectly proportioned to compliment the stunning tiles.  This table is a nice size that would serve […]