Gladding McBean Crane Motif set of tiles CA415


16 Gladding McBean tiles make up this Japanese influenced arts and crafts crane design. One cracked tile mended. Call for pricing. Gladding, McBean, LLC is a ceramics company located in Lincoln, California. It is one of the oldest companies in California, a pioneer in ceramics technology, and a company which has "contributed immeasurably" to the state's industrialization. During the heyday of architectural terra ...

William Manker Pottery Vase 1935-39 CA412


Unusual shape. In the deco/moderne style. A clear turquoise and aubergine glaze so characteristic of Manker's work. Price on request. William Manker Pottery William Manker, fresh out of design school, began his ceramics career with Batchelder-Wilson Tile Company in 1926. In 1932 he opened his own Pasadena studio and quickly attracted a following. As the business prospered larger facilities ...

Extremely Rare Tlaquepaque Mexican Pottery Lidded Turkey Jar 1930s SOLD M453


Once plentiful and ubiquitous, Mexican tourist-ware from the 30s, often called Tlaquepaque for the town outside Guadalajara along the old Pan-American Highway whence so much of it originated, is now collected for its freedom and expressiveness and personality, as well as its increasing rarity (the pieces are fragile). Not derived from any deep-seated folk traditions, but ...

Catalina Island Dinner Service for 4, Mandarin Yellow C261


Set consists of of 4 dinner plates, 4 salad plates, 4 cups and 4 saucers, 4 tumblers, and one oversize 14" charger. Hand-applied Mandarin Yellow glaze over red clay. It's extremely rare to find a service in this condition: the service has been virtually unused for its whole life. No nicks, chips cracks or repairs. $1200