Vintage Geometric Tiles-S&S

On April 28, 2018, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel (S & S), San Jose, CA  1921-1936 Vintage tiles have geometric patterns recessed into the red clay.   Matte glazes highlight the designs.   These have a rustic feel and can be combined in any quantity to add interest to an installation. 4″ x 4″    thickness ranges from 1/2″ to 5/8″ […]

Cuenca S&S Spanish Geometric Tile

On April 28, 2018, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel (S & S), San Jose, CA  1921-1936 Glossy glazes are separated by raised lines which also outline the design.   Vintage tile has a Spanish-influenced geometric pattern. 4″ x 4″ x 5/8″ thick Great condition; signed, never set Qty = 1 $70

S & S Vintage Tiles

On April 27, 2018, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel (S & S), San Jose, CA  1921-1936 These tiles have a smooth surface with matte glazes.    Will sell in any quantity.  There are glaze skips on the surfaces; these are not chips. 4″ x 4″ x  1/2″ thick Very good condition; signed, never set Qty = as shown $50 each

S & S Insert Tiles

On February 7, 2018, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel, San Jose, CA  1921-1936 Lovely vintage tiles each depicting a floral or geometric motif with raised lines separating the colors.   Selling individually. 3″ x 3″ x 5/8″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = as shown $75 – $100

Moorish Star Tile by S & S

On March 15, 2017, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel (S & S), San Jose, CA  1921-1936 This pattern has been around for centuries and was incorporated into tile by many tile makers.  Raised lines create the Moorish Star and separate the satiny glaze colors.  The glaze pops and rustic patina add character and appeal. 5″ sq x 5/8″ thick Very good […]

S & S Vintage Tile Geometric

On October 13, 2015, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel, S & S, San Jose, CA  1921-1936 Vintage tile has an old Spanish design with five matte glaze colors.  Pretty enough to stand on its own in any installation.  Sold individually. 5  3/4″ sq x  5/8″ thick Great condition Qty = 4 pcs $125 each

Art Deco S&S Keystone Tiles

On October 2, 2015, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon & Schemmel, San Jose, CA   1921-1936 Very cool vintage keystone tiles have great Art Deco designs with matte glaze colors.  Either of these can be installed in a fireplace, but they are interesting enough to stand alone as a piece of art.   Sold separately. 6″-6  1/2″ tall x 4  1/4″ wide x […]

S&S Pavers/Stair Risers

On March 19, 2014, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

S & S (Solon & Schemmel), San Jose, CA   1921-1936 These vintage terra cotta tiles have geometric patterns recessed into the clay and glazed with matte colors, mainly medium blue and green.  Some have a dark charcoal glaze over the entire surface.   These can have many uses:   stair risers, pavers, combined with […]

S & S Checkerboard Tile

On February 15, 2014, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Solon and Schemmel Tile Co., San Jose, CA  1921-1936 Here is an eye-catching vintage border tile with glossy black and white glossy glazing on a checkerboard pattern.   Made with rich, red clay. 5 1/2″  x 1  3/4″ x 5/8″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = 2 pcs $65 each

S & S Spanish Tile

On February 14, 2014, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

S & S (Solon & Schemmel), San Jose, CA  1921-1936 Deep polychrome glaze colors have a glossy finish on this vintage tile with Spanish influence.   Raised lines separate the colors and create the floral motif within an ornate pattern.  This tile can certainly stand on its own or be combined with other tiles in […]