All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1290862
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
very well carved pair of gilt wood Chinese candle sticks in form of male and female foo dogs---ca 1900-minor wear to gilding-no repa1rs-6 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1910 item #1290720
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,200.00
Large antique Oceanic carved tropical wood polychrome ancestor figure-either New Guinea or Fiji Islands-wear to paint with small nick at foot-box mount comes off for shipping-piece is heavy made with a thick one piece of wood-figure is 50 inches high-16 inches wide- and 7 inches deep at base-figure stands on wood box 24 inches high and 18 by 18 inches square-on box stand piece is 74 inches high-has a monumental look
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1910 item #1290106
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
This was originally designed as a backgammon set-now use the board for the game or as a disguised storage for valuables -tooled leather inside and outside-minor wear to leather-late 19thc-probably English-no longer hinged--each volume 15 inches long-10 inches wide and 1.75 deep-great book binding by fine craftsman
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #1289947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,050.00
Rare complete 19thc floor oil lamp combining wrought iron and a stupendous Japanese 19thc large vase--probably from a Japanese corner in a Victorian setting-63.5 inches high-15 inches wide at base-14 inches deep at base-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1289533
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Pair carved tropical wood male and female African seated figures--early-may be as old as 100 years-larger figure is male-both figures separately sexually articulated-believe they are from the Lobi-Wala tribe of Bukina-Faso-surface shows age with male figure having drying crack only on back side-piece us stable-male is 18 inches tall-female is 14 inches tall-they make quite pair either frontally or displayed from side view
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1289386
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Russian silver presentation cup=large enough to be used as vase-piece is weighted at base-presentation reads ANDENKEN VON P&O SCHEFFLER-marked under rim-8.25 inches-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1289008
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,395.00
Pr Russian silver spice towers--both with Star of David footed bases with varying Klezmer band figures, Torah and a Jew at prayer, leading up to globe form hinged boxes with inlaid cabochons to lid. With assay master's mark of AA 1894 for Anatoly Apollonovich Artsybashev, 84, an unidentified city mark, and an unidentified maker's mark. Total approx. weight of two items is 3.56 troy oz. . Dimensions: 3.5" h. Condition: With light surface scratches, and minor dints/dings. These pieces symbolize in many ways the core of Ashkenazi Yiddish culture of Eastern Europe
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1289007
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
This 19thc hallmarked German silver wine tasting vessel stands apart from the usual-has a nude putti holding a goblet and a clump of grapes surmounting a scallop shell design standing on four and dolphin feet--you taste from the cavity of silver shell-3.5 inches tall 2.75 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1288922
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2,100.00
Beautiful footed stand with ornate pierced design featuring stags, and a single crest. Stand is stamped with London city marks, a maker's mark of TD probably representing Thomas Dicks, and a date letter of 1833. Silver mounted bottles stamped with London city marks, a maker's mark of SC, and a date letter of 1833. Total approx. weight of stand is 25.74 troy oz. . Dimensions: 6.675" w x 6.375" d x 10.75" h. Condition: Good, with light surface scratches--the five castor bottles are cut glass and originally fitted to stand--English Regency period--rare find
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1287801
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Spectacular Venetian iridescent glass ewer-no repairs or condition problems-large size 14 inches tall--great color and design
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1287799
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$145.00
French hand painted neo classic urn with gilt swan handles-has landscape on one side and peasant woman on the other-minor wear to gilt-no condition problems or repairs-6 inches tall-ca 1860 or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1287798
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$140.00
French porcelain classic Old Paris urn with gilt tracery-each gilt handle is anchored by two abstract faces--7 inches tall with 5 inch mouth-minor wear to gilt-no repairs-no condition problems--ca 1860 or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1287797
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$165.00
French hand painted neo classic urn with gilt swan handles-decorated with portraits of woman and two children as well as gilt tracery-8.75 inches tall-minor wear to gilt--no condition problems or repairs-ca 1860 or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1287528
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
rare archaic Thai painted pottery jug Ban Chiang--10 inches high with 9 in width-repairs to lip-good color--unusual form and painted design
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1287027
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Striking antique East African Sculpture-surface shows wear-sculpture has wood hook carved as part of base that was used ritually-no condition problems or repairs-figure wears raffia skirt and there is woven raffia around bottom of base-uncertain as of tribe--good size-30 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1910 item #1287018
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
early carved wood African medicine box-has fitted lid as well bas relief carved feet--shows wear and was certainly used to contain all sorts of magical tribal items-oval shape 9 inches by 7 inches-5.75 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pre 1800 item #1286789
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,995.00
Very rare 18thc Spanish tile family crest- later framed with broad mahogany frame-composed of 36 tiles-32 inches by 32 inches-add 3 inches all around for hand made frame-minor chips to surface-dazzling colors for use inside or out side-perfect over fire place
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1285434
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Large early 20thc African Yoruba maternal sculpture of a mother breast feeding twins-twins reportedly consist of about four per cent of births in the Yoruba tribe and hold special mystical significance in the culture--29 inches high-11 inches deep and 11 inches wide-no repairs-original surface untouched