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ZELLIGE - classic cerulean sample size

ZELLIGE - classic cerulean sample size

SKU #Z10095
Regular price $ 3.00 per piece per piece ($ per SF)
units: SF per box ( pieces per SF)

availability: 0 pieces left

expected lead time: 8-10 Weeks

ships in 8-10 Weeks

want another size or color of this pattern? fill out a custom inquiry


zellige, zillij or zellij. all names for brilliantly colored terra cotta tiles from morocco. now available in stock at clé. moroccan zellige tiles are known for the sparkle and shine that comes from all their flaws and the wildly irregular shade variations of their drippy translucent glazes. an authentic zellige (pronounced zill-eejh') acquires its coloring from the historic clay body that is a rich terracotta, inherently forcing it's hue through all the glazes. if you're tired of the same-ol same-ol, then this tile born from a 10th century tile-making craft has arrived just in time for you!

our lovely zellige is all handmade in morocco. fired from the moroccan earth, in kilns fired by burning olive pits.

color variations? it isn't authentic zellige without wild variations of color and shade!

glaze variations? the zellige glazes have a lovely gloss surface that will have specks and flaws and undulations of surface. this varying and glossy finish can best be described as a "sequin-like" surface.


general zellige terracotta tile

how much variation should i expect?

zelliges are created from natural glazes, pigments and terracotta clay. and they are fired in hand made kilns that are fueled using olive pits. all of this hand craft is what makes zellige so magically varied- tile to tile. please enjoy the extreme variation of color, shade and surface texture. if your project does not call out for highly varied tiles, then we suggest a different tile selection than zellige.

what is the standard grout joint size for zellige?

because all zellige is hand cut after firing into the individual tiles, they are crafted to allow for a very tight grout joint. please look at our resource/specification guide, on the zellige product page, for installation instructions.

where can i use zellige tiles?

please see the "usage section" on the zellige product page.

free shipping questions

does my zellige order qualify for your complementary shipping?

if your zellige tile order is 100 sf or more of in-stock tiles you are eligible for free shipping.

how are shipping fees treated if an order is comprised of a mix of materials, some stock cement and others not?

your shipping fees will be discounted proportionally to your in-stock zellige selection. for example, if your in-stock zellige makes up 25% of the order based on square footage, then discount the shipping fees by 25%.

how do i know if the ship-to address is in a high-zone area?

if you live on or near an island, peninsula or require a bridge or specially sized truck to reach your destination, you are in a high-zone area. also, if you live in an urban area that has extreme cartage fees such as boston, washington dc, or nyc, you are in a high-zone area.

will the delivery take longer with free shipping?

no, the shipping takes the same amount of time as our standard paid service.

how does the tile ship?

clé tiles ship on pallets via ground by one of the best shippers in the nation- con-way.

can i select various in-stock patterns to achieve a total count of 100 sf for the complementary shipping?

yes, you can complete your order for free shipping with up to 4 different patterns or other in-stock tile collections from clé totaling 100 sf or more.

are there any additional fees to expect free shipping -

restrictions and exclusions

high-zone delivery areas - fees vary depending on zone

shipping to an island or peninsula

inside delivery, white glove service - add $175 per pallet . only commercial addresses with elevator access.

ordering questions
why do you suggest i order 10%-15% more for to my measurements?
there is always the potential of breakage during moving and shipping tiles (2%-3%). also, you should always have additional tiles for making tile cuts during your installation, and to store for possible future plumbing repair needs.

what are minimum order requirements?
for in-stock tiles-
1 full box
for standard tiles (non-stock)-
100 sf
for custom orders -
250 sf

when can i expect my order?
in-stock -
5-10 week days
non-stock - 12-14 weeks
custom - 14-18 weeks (after sample has been approved)

can i cancel my order?
you have 24 hours to cancel your order. after that, you are responsible for standard refunds or exchange rules.

are there trade discounts?
yes, please send us an email for your trade discount.

do you sell internationally?
yes, however, there are 500 sf minimum orders for international shipping (outside north america).


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