All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1302599
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Rare pair of antique Chinese male and female ancestor paintings-each is marked with a calligraphy banner on face of paintings as well as in ink on reverse top-both show wear but are undamaged except for minor detachment from the top wood spindle on male figure-67 inches long and 25 inches wide-both same size-early 19thc-the real thing-exceptionally well drawn
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1302598
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1302433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$725.00
Spanish Colonial 18thc carved wood dress-up saint of St Vincent Ferrer-who was the first and most famous brimstone and fire preacher-he carries a bible or book of gospels in his hand-has monks haircut, glass eyes-surface is blackened by candle smoke i-arms move and piece comes off base-24 inches high-every preacher needs him for inspiration--REPENT AND DIE
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1301709
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
Rare articulated 18thc Spanish Colonial dress-up santo or saint-glass eyes-minor insect damage-insects dead dead dead-all appears original except wrappings on arms that are later-santo has unusual stance as it is exhorting to prayer--arms move-27.5 inches tall-rare piece-wear to surface
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1910 item #1300510
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Charming steel fireplace painted fender-used in center of fireplace when there was no fire-in form of damsel in fancy period dress dress-minor traces of rust-original paint-no repairs-30 inches high-15 inches wide-free standing-unique-ca 1910
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #1298660
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Pair of unusual Chinese Sterling silver salt and pepper shakers in the form of Buddha-marked Sterling-2.75 inches high and 2 inches wide-no condition problems0 ca 1920s-unusual
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1298504
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297372
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.5 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has heraldic crest that incorporated eagle wings--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297367
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 47.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297274
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1296728
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$596.00
These brass seahorses are from Venice made as oarlocks for gondolas-- they combine the image of a horse and with a fish tail---always fanciful--no condition problems or repairs-15 inches wide-12.5 inches high--perfectly decorative in nautical setting-heavy enough for doorstops or book ends or chenets-charming pieces
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1920 item #1296718
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
These brass seahorses are from Venice made as oarlocks for gondolas-- they combine the image of a horse and with a fish tail---always fanciful--no condition problems or repairs-9.5 inches wide-6.75 inches high--perfectly decorative in nautical setting-heavy enough for doorstops or book ends-charming pieces
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #1296418
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3,000.00
Spanish wrought iron chandelier with 53 inch diameter and 23 inch drop that can be made larger-eight lights-piece is painted-minor rust-ca 1920s-came from old hotel in St Petersburg Florida-elaborate work with crown motif near lights-complete
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1920 item #1294947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
. Large Brazilian penca de balangandans comprised of 6 various charms including grapes, cashew fruit, guava or orange, cacao, and pomegranate - each charm or talisman representing protection, fertility, relief from sorrow, etc. Penca is suspended from a long chain which was typically worn around the waist. silver on copper. . Dimensions: grapes - 4.675" h; cacao - 4.25" h. Condition: Some wear to silver. copper chain included
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1294213
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,595.00
Rare pair of carved white and brown jade Buddhas riding on carved green jade elephants adorned with silver and enamel saddles with buddhas perched on lotus throne hookah-silver and enamel needs cleaning- silver harness on buttocks of both elephants detached but present-small nick on one ear of elephant-4.5 inches wide-2.5 inches deep-6.5 inches high -museum quality
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1294036
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,950.00
Two larger birds with moveable wings, and largest with removable head. Each pheasant with stamp to tail of "800", reichsmark, and maker's mark of Johann S. Kurz & Co - Hanu, circa 1870-1960's. Total approx. weight of three items is 30.31 troy oz.. . Dimensions: smallest - 10.125" in length x 3.25" h; largest - 13.5" in length x 6" h. Condition: Good. it is a family-male abd female and chick
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1293385
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Impressive large French Old Paris porcelain urn mounted as lamp-1860-has two hand painted scenes-one is landscape scene-the other is a French lancer on horse back paying his respects to village maiden-minor wear to gilt-minor oxidation on metal lamp fittings-Height 20 inches to include socket
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1293370
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$175.00
Very fine French Old Paris porcelain-minor wear to gilt- neo classic gilt and hand painted with two landscape scenes-9 inches tall