Large Bird Tile by Mosaic Tile Co.

On April 2, 2019, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH   1894-1972 Here is a very well-made tile depicting a bird set on the diagonal.  Satiny black glaze is in the recessed areas with tan matte on the surface.   Decorated corners. 10 1/4″ x 10  1/4″ x 3/4″ thick Great condition; signed, never set.    Small glaze pop near […]

Ceramic Bears by Mosaic Tile Company MTC

On July 27, 2018, in Miscellaneous Items, Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 Vintage ceramic bears, one glazed, one bisque.    Nice detailing and signed. 10″ x 6″ x 4″ Great condition; signed Qty = 1 each $275 = Black $200 = White

Vent Tiles by Mosaic Tile Co.

On December 13, 2017, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH   1894-1972 Decorative vintage vent tiles; also know as grilles or grates, were made for practical purposes, mainly to accommodate heat exchange.    They were used in fireplaces and other architectural installations.   Some were used to artfully mask floor drains.    The blue glaze is glossy and the green has a […]

Moorish Star on Vintage Tile

On March 24, 2017, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Co., Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 This is a decal or transfer tile with a Moorish star pattern in dark colors.    The popular pattern was used by many tile makers.   We have a tile trivet with this pattern in a larger size listed separately. 4 1/4″ sq x 5/8″ thick Great condition; signed, […]

Vintage Tile Trivet with Moorish Star

On March 24, 2017, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 Vintage Mosaic (MTC) tile has an interlocking geometric pattern known as Moorish star.   This is a transfer or decal set onto the clay.  Tile has a smooth, glossy surface with 4 feet on the back.  We also have a smaller tile like this, listed separately. 6″ sq x […]

Mosaic Tile Co. Vintage Tile

On November 18, 2016, in American Tiles, Mid-Century/Modern, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH   1894-1972 This old tile has an unusual style with very glossy glazing that has craze lines mostly in the center.  It has a mid-century, modernistic feel. 4 1/4″ sq x 5/8″ thick Great condition; signed, never set Qty = 1 $40

Sailboat Tile from MTC

On July 8, 2015, in American Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH   1894-1972 A sail boat on the open seas is depicted on this antique transfer tile.  It has a smooth, satiny surface, shades of blue against off white and decorated corners.   Nice red clay. 6″ x 6″ x 5/8″ thick Great condition; minor edge wear.   Signed, never set. […]

MTC Vintage Geometric Tile

On February 7, 2014, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 Superior tile making is evident on this vintage tile with Moorish-inspired geometric pattern.  Raised lines separate the 5 matte glazes.    Although this is one of 4 tiles that make up the Moorish Star pattern, it is interesting enough to stand on its own. 6″ square x 3/4″ thick […]

Mosaic Vintage Mauve Field Tile

On August 15, 2013, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 This is a vintage signed Mosaic field tile in a very sought-after color:    mauve.    So many bathrooms in older homes were tiled with mauve and black and now we have enough salvaged tile for a small installation or repair job.  It’s hard to match tile by looking […]

Vintage Mosaic Tile Medley

On November 15, 2012, in American Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 Here we have an assortment of vintage 3″ tiles from MTC.    Lots of variations and interesting tiles, too many to list individually.   Some made with white clay, others red.   Some signed.   If interested, contact us!   Sold separately. 3 3/4″ square x 1/2″ thick Great […]