Garden City of San Jose CA Small Deco Teapot CA497

CA497-54

What a honey. Fantastic up to the minute design. 5" high, 9" long, 6" diameter     The Great Depression of the 1930s, imperiled Garden City Pottery, heretofore known for its garden pots and its core business of manufacturing clay pipes, and forced it to re-invent itself to survive. Controlling shareholder (and former San Jose city councilman) Luther Rossi, ...

Taylor Tile-like Malibu Tile Table F944

F944-93

The wood is weathered and one of the four tiles is broken in the corner, but the table is solid and shapely and the genius of the California pottery movement  between the wars (and the cross-pollination of ideas and craftsmen between the rival potteries) shines through in the magnificent colors of the glazes and designs of ...