Venetian Checkerboard Pattern Steel Gray + Bleached Shell Antique Italian Cement Tile - CM17

$ 35.00

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Provenance: Italy

Dimensions: 10" x 10" x 7/8" thick 

In-Stock: 68 SF - FOB West Hatfield, MA 

Color: Steel Gray + Bleached Shell

The classic checkerboard floor, seen throughout centuries and cultures from around the world, is making it's showing here at Historic Decorative Materials.  The soft patina hues with it's Steel Gray + Bleached Shell geometric pattern is both neutral and versatile. These antique reclaimed cement tiles will lend structure to an airily expansive foyer or kitchen as well as create artistic appeal to a small space like a powder or mudroom.  Reclaimed cement tiles are beloved for it's saturated, opaque colors and satin patina that catches the light ever so slightly.  The authentic patina is raised only with time and footprints, thus introducing incredible history into one's home.  

Another historic interior is using the pattern on pattern aesthetic which can be beautifully achieved by installing our reclaimed Italian antique cement tiles with our Gardens in the Cloister 16th Century French Encaustic Tile.  These historic French designs share similar color hues with the Italian reclaimed cement tiles CM 11 - and intrigue the eye with patterns created centuries ago.

Recommended Sealer after Installation:  Akemi Stone Impregnation for French Reclaimed Terra Cotta Tile Flooring 

Cleaning and Maintenance:  Vacuum, then clean with Black Soap (Savon Noir) to disinfect, maintain, protect and enhance patina.