Claycraft Scenic Installation

On November 2, 2019, in California Tiles, Customer Photos, by nancy

Claycraft Potteries, Los Angeles, CA 1921-1939 Photo received from one of our customers who purchased the unset scenic tiles from us along with the small Malibu border tiles. A beautiful combination for this installation.

California Art Tile Co. Floral Tile

On July 11, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

California Art Tile Company, Richmond, CA  1922-1956 Very 3-dimensional floral motif covers this vintage Cal Art tile.   Soft, muted glazes have a satiny finish.  Last photo is an old catalog page from this company showing this pattern. 5  3/4″ x 5  3/4″ x 3/4″ thick Very good condition; some minor surface wear and small […]

Pair of D&M Vintage Tile Tables

On July 3, 2019, in California Tiles, Tile Tables, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

D & M Tile Co., Los Angeles, CA  1928-1939 Tile tables come in a multitude of sizes, styles and tile colors.   Here is a pair using D&M tiles in  wood base.   We prefer to sell these 2 together, but we do have a single table with the same tiles in darker wood.   […]

Vintage Decorated Tile GMB

On June 15, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Gladding McBean, Los Angeles, CA    1890-present Very chunky vintage tile has multiple satiny glazes with raised lines creating the repeating pattern.   Thick red clay.   

Redwood Trees on CALCO Tile

On June 13, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

CALCO, California Clay Products, So. Gate, CA  1923-1932 Majestic redwood trees are the focus of this wonderful vintage tile from Calco.   Multi-colored polychrome glazing and 3-dimensional mountain and woodland scene are a great combination.   Self framed.   Can be used as central tile in a fireplace or any installation.   We also have […]

Batchelder Glazed Tile

On May 2, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Cuenca tile has raised lines forming the pattern and separating the matte glazes.  Vibrant colors and craze lines are attractive and eye catching.   Sold individually. 4″ x 4″ x 1/2″ thick Great condition; signed, never set. Qty = 10 $135 each

Vintage Floral Batchelder Tile

On May 2, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Large flower dominates this vintage, self-framed tile.  Has Batchelder’s characteristic attention to detail with matte glazing in the recessed areas. 5  3/4″ x 5  3/4″ x 1″ thick Great condition; signed, never set. Qty = 1 $250

Handcraft Tile

On April 3, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Handcraft Tile, San Jose, CA  1926-present Vintage border tiles all have the same repeating floral/leaf vine design.   These tiles have a rustic look with dusty, matte colors.   Can be creatively mixed in to any installation, indoors or out. 7 1/2″ long x 3″ wide x 1/2″ thick Very good condition; never set Qty […]

Framed Tile-California Faience

On March 23, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

California Faience, Berkeley, CA  1915-1950 This vintage tile has a raised lacy floral motif with Cal Faience’s iconic turquoise glazing.   It measures 4″ and is framed in wood; ready to hang. 9″ tall x 8  1/2″ wide Great condition; very small corner chip on tile Qty = 1 $350

Tall Batchelder Corbels

On March 15, 2019, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Batchelder, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1932 Very tall vintage corbels have a floral motif with recessed matte blue glazing.   The decorated area measures 6″ x 2  1/2.”   This pair would add a touch of elegance to any fireplace. 18″ tall x  2  3/4″ wide x 3″ deep at the top Very good condition; a […]