Rare 3″ Antique Mexican Tiles

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

Made in Mexico, circa 1920’s These smaller tiles are very hard to find – we haven’t had many in all our years of business.   They are hand painted with floral motif and vibrant glaze colors. 3″ x 3″ x 1/2″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = as shown $50 each

Talavera Mexican Tile Set

On March 20, 2019, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico      1920’s This old 4-tile set has the iconic blue/white glazing that is reminiscent of Talavera.  Hand painted floral motif with matte and satiny glazes.  Each tile measures 5 1/2.” 11″ x 11″ x 3/8″ thick Very good condition; never set.  Some glaze pops, small chips Qty = 1 set of […]

Antique Mexico – Hand-Made Tiles

On March 20, 2019, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico    circa 1920’s We have 4 tiles in this pattern. They are hand-painted with bright glaze colors.   Smooth surface with a satiny finish. 5 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ x 1/2″ thick Good condition; never set.  Some glaze pops and minor wear. Qty = as shown $75 each

Very Old Mexican Tile

On December 21, 2018, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico, 1920-1930’s We love these very old hand-made Mexican tiles.   This one has colorful glazes and an organic feel.   Tile has a floral motif, beveled edges and the finger marks in the clay can be seen and felt on the back. 5 1/2″ x 5  1/2″ x 1/2″ thick Good condition; […]

Antique Blue/White Mexican Tiles

On October 17, 2018, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico, circa late 1800’s-to early 1900’s These Mexican tiles are very old and have been painted by hand using blue and off white glazes.   Star pattern with simply-decorated corners.   Beveled edges.   Norman Karlson had a love of  antique tile and purchased pieces from all over the world.    Sadly, he […]

Mexican & Portuguese Tile Fountain

On July 18, 2018, in Customer Photos, Fountains, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

This installation is made up of a combination of antique tiles from Mexico and Portugal.  The 2 different blue and white patterns work well together!  We love the creativity of this design using tiles from different countries. Click on photos below to enlarge.

Antique Hand-Painted Tile – Mexico

On May 18, 2018, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico, circa  1920’s Very old tile has a floral/leaf pattern within a diagonal frame.   Soft colors on a smooth surface.   Beveled edges. 5 1/2″ x  5 1/2″ x 1/2″ thick Good condition; has some edge chips/wear Qty = 1 $65

Colorful Mexican Vintage Tiles

On May 15, 2018, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico, circa 1920-1930’s This assortment of tile has the same hand-painted pattern but with different glazing.  These are all old, have a smooth surface with satiny finish and beveled edges.   Sold separately. 4 3/8″ x 4 3/8″ x  1/2″ thick Very good condition; varies per tile Qty = as shown $65 each

Mexican Tile Grouping

On October 27, 2016, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico   Circa 1920-1930’s Colorful vintage tiles are hand made with mostly smooth surfaces and beveled edges.    Most of these are single tiles, but on some designs, we have more than one.  Contact us for more photos or info. 4  1/4″ sq x 1/2″ thick Very good condition; varies per tile.   […]

Mexican Handmade Tile Antique

On October 27, 2016, in Foreign Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Made in Mexico     Circa 1920-1930’s Handprints are evident on the back of this antique Mexican tile with its colorful hand-painted floral motif.  The tile has beveled edges and a smooth surface. 5 1/2″ sq x 1/2″ thick Very good condition; never set.  Surface has a few glaze pops. Qty = 1 $75