Create Account

Enlarge Text
A A A

Tiles

Tiles have been used in most countries of the world as a sturdy building material for floors, roofs, fireplace surrounds, and surface toppings. The cuerda seca (dry cord) technique of decoration uses a greasy pigment to separate different glaze colors during firing. In cuenca (raised line) decorated tiles, the design is impressed, leaving ridges that separate the glaze colors. Dust-pressed tiles, tiles made by finely ground raw materials shaped in molds at high pressure before firing, were made by the J.B. Owens Floor & Wall Tile Company and other U.S. companies. Many of the American tiles are listed under the factory name. 

SimpleXMLElement Object
(
    [ack] => Success
    [version] => 1.13.0
    [timestamp] => 2017-08-18T03:56:09.484Z
    [searchResult] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [@attributes] => Array
                (
                    [count] => 4
                )

            [item] => Array
                (
                    [0] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 142474106998
                            [title] => CHRISTOPHER DRESSER SNOW DROP MINTON HOLLINS TILE C.1870's ARTS & CRAFTS
                            [globalId] => EBAY-GB
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 37917
                                    [categoryName] => Tiles
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mI-BNxxAVXpf6GlPvd8-P7g/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=tiles&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=142474106998
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => PO52QL
                            [location] => United Kingdom
                            [country] => GB
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 26.08
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 28.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 36.04
                                    [bidCount] => 3
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P1DT6H41M15S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-08-12T10:37:24.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-08-19T10:37:24.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [1] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 372043052006
                            [title] => 2 pc. ARTS &  CRAFTS TILES FLORAL RELIEF "PROVIDENTIALTILE WORKS TRENTON N.J."
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 4232
                                    [categoryName] => Other American Pottery
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 37917
                                    [categoryName] => Tiles
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mYk_xQ9sGvW9yGzJG6kC16A/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=tiles&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=372043052006
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 60634
                            [location] => Chicago,IL,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 24.95
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 24.95
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P1DT15H9M45S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-08-12T19:05:54.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-08-19T19:05:54.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/372043052006_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => true
                        )

                    [2] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 202015770432
                            [title] => Antique Architectural TiLe ~ 26x14" Two Sided JUGENDSTIL ARTS & CRAFTS Stoneware
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [subtitle] => raised Turtleback Majolica Flip side Classic Jugendstil
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 63535
                                    [categoryName] => Tiles
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 37917
                                    [categoryName] => Tiles
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs1.ebaystatic.com/m/mupCLC6PECPg-RDdvKqEeeQ/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=tiles&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=202015770432
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 08840
                            [location] => Metuchen,NJ,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 600.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 600.0
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P1DT15H24M3S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-08-09T19:20:12.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-08-19T19:20:12.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/202015770432_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [3] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 382196997140
                            [title] => SIGNED 1957 VINTAGE ARTS & CRAFTS ENAMEL ROOSTER MOSAIC TILE USA 2 PIECE
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 63535
                                    [categoryName] => Tiles
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 96768
                                    [categoryName] => Arts & Crafts Movement
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs1.ebaystatic.com/m/m8LecgvNfhCFkP3Stell-zQ/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=tiles&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=382196997140
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 33312
                            [location] => Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 14.0
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 5
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 99.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 99.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P1DT15H48M3S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-08-16T19:44:12.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-08-19T19:44:12.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/382196997140_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                )

        )

    [paginationOutput] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [pageNumber] => 1
            [entriesPerPage] => 4
            [totalPages] => 5
            [totalEntries] => 20
        )

    [itemSearchURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=tiles&lgeo=1&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3FLH_Auction%3D1%26_nkw%3DTiles%2BArts%2B%252C%2BCrafts%26_ddo%3D1%26_ipg%3D4%26_mcats%3D870%257C20081%26_pgn%3D1%26_sop%3D1
)
strkey:tiles
metakey:Tiles Arts , Crafts
870,20081
Details
Price
Login / Create Account for Price
Pattern or Item
Arts & Crafts
Category
Description
Boy Picking Flowers Oak Frame Signed M. Wintemote 16 x 16 In.
Year Priced
2011

Get The Latest Collecting News Every Week for FREE!

Enter your email below to receive Kovels Komments for the latest antiques & collectibles news, answers to readers questions, marks and tips. In your inbox every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium