May 30, 2021 In Colorware, San Jose Pottery
San Jose Pottery Siesta Tile
California Revival scene featuring San Jose Pottery, Bauer Pottery, D&M Tile and Monterey chair. The San Jose tile featured in this piece is called “Siesta,” 8″ with decorative ironwork.
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