Large Brayton Ruffled Vase

On April 6, 2019, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Vintage vase from Brayton’s earlier years is hand thrown with a hand-formed ruffle top.   Maroon glazing as a glossy sheen and marks from the potter’s wheel are visible. 7  1/4″ tall x 10″ at its widest Very good condition; tiny chip near bottom; signed Qty = 1 […]

Early Brayton Ash Trays

On March 30, 2017, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Braxton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Small ash trays have been hand formed and have glossy  glazing.  We have 1 decorated and 1 in turquoise.   Little gems for Brayton collectors! 4″ wide Great condition; signed Qty = 1 each $185 = Turquoise      $425 = Decorated

Brayton Tile-Man Walking Dog

On March 30, 2017, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 From Brayton’s earlier days comes this vintage tile trivet with comical image of a man with his dog on a leash.   Raised lines separate the glaze colors and form the design.    There is a firing line from the kiln-bottom edge up to elbow of man. 6 […]

Brayton Laguna Scalloped Bowls

On March 7, 2017, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 This vintage bowl has a scalloped edge and glossy glazing.  We also have one in maroon and a slightly larger one in yellow. 9 1/2″ wide x 3″ tall Great condition; signed Qty = 1 each color $350 green or maroon $395 yellow

Brayton Vintage Tile Man with Burro

On February 3, 2017, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Vintage tile has a comical depiction of a Mexican man trying to pull a reluctant donkey.  There are multiple glaze colors on a smooth surface. 6″ x 6″ x 1/2″ thick Great condition; signed, never set Qty = 1 $650

Brayton Laguna Pitcher Collection

On December 2, 2016, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Who can not love these colorful hand-made pitchers from Brayton’s early years?!  They are all very charming in their own way.  Contact us for specifics.  The maroon pitcher has a factory flaw from the kiln. 2″ tall to 7″ tall Excellent condition; signed Qty = as shown $160 […]

Brayton Laguna Photos & History

On February 3, 2016, in California Tiles, Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA 1927-1968 From the mid 1920’s through the 1940’s Brayton Laguna Pottery was both an innovative and influential force in the ceramic industry of Southern California. Founded in 1927 by Durlin Brayton (1897-1951), a graduate of the Chicago Art Institute, the pottery produced earthenware dishes, pitchers, large serving bowls and […]

Tree Tile Trivet Brayton Laguna

On October 14, 2015, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 Most of Brayton’s tiles were made in in their early years using the raised-line (cuenca) method, with a wide assortment of glazes.  Workmanship is top quality and subjects range from desert plants, cartoon figures and Southwest scenes.    This self-framed vintage tile has images of stylized trees and […]

Brayton Laguna Platters

On June 19, 2015, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 During Brayton’s early days, pieces like this were made by hand giving the item an earthy, organic feel.   These large serving platters have satiny glazes, adding color and charm to any setting. 14″ to 15″ long Very good condition; signed.  Some minor wear. Qty = as shown […]

Brayton Laguna Flared Vessels

On February 14, 2015, in Miscellaneous Items, Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Brayton Laguna Pottery, Laguna Beach, CA  1927-1968 These early pieces can be used for flowers, plants or just as they are.   Each is hand made with glossy glazing. 3 1/2″ tall x 4″ at its widest Great condition; signed Qty = 1 each $165 each