Calco (California Clay Products), So. Gate, CA 1923-1932
Calco made a wide variety of tiles and here is one example of their work. This 3-dimensional tile depicts their version of a Mayan face. It has matte buff glaze with a rough, pitted feel. This same tile is shown in Norman Karlson’s Encyclopedia of American Art Tile, Region 6, page 102.
2 3/4″ square x 3/4″ thick
Very good condition, never set
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