All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1262970
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575
Important Italian glazed terra cota wall plaque by listed Italian ceramicist Ugo Lucerni 1900-1989-has sales records-signed on back-also partial remainder of old paper label-no condition problems or repairs-13 inches tall- 8 inches wide--sculpture depicts Christ on the road to Calvary-ca 1950s -modernist
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1262879
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,200
Large pre Columbian Mexican Nayarit seated female figure-14 inches highby 7 inches wide-surface wear along with minor mineral encrusted sections-based on surface and scent piece appears to have been buried at one time-
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1262878
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,200
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #1261465
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1261108
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Sale Pending
Three piece fitted original boxed set of 84 standard silver by Ovchinnikov Pavel Akimovich with Imperial Warrant Moscow Russia, ca 1874--this silver smith was purveyor to the Tsar and rated up with Faberge- set is in mint condition -leather covered box shows wear--the company stopped producing goods with advent of Russian Revolution in 1917--designs and traditional dress dates back to 15thc Russia and this production most likely linked to Pan Slavic movement in 19thc Russia--knife blade has silversmiths logo stamped in gold--designs on knife handle has a rooster found in Russian folklore--all three pieces have hallmarks--
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1261106
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495
19thc Russian engraved silver box-hallmarks inside on base and lid-gold wash interior-latch works just fine-small dent on spine near hinge area-4 inches by 2 inches-alligator skin type engraving is intricate and unusual
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1910 item #1261105
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295
Unique Art Deco tilt-top table-has label that reads REGISTERED DESIGN and the design serial number-condition is excellent with a few nicks on handle-piece is stable closed and opened--table is high design Art Deco with multi colored veneer top--26.5 inches high-19 inches wide
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1260423
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$265
Rare 19thc Swedish carved wood board used to press linen-these were used throughout Scandinavia--wood is thick pine-handle is dovetailed into base board-drying cracks but they do not destab1lize piece. Finely chip carved with scroll design--these are rare as many ended up as fire wood--white flecks are packing materials-piece never painted-30.50 inches long-6 inches wide-1.75 inches thick
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1258272
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975
Large Spanish Colonial carved wood wall crucifix--Christ figure is 19thc-cross is later and is very- substantial, made from close grained tropical wood-grain is mixed coloring and could be rosewood or jacaranda-23 inches wide-34.75 inches tall-cross is 2 inches thick-no repairs-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1258267
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2,800
This hand forged 18thc iron Puerto Rican cross weather vane is historical treasure-it has been passed down through local families for generations-it was originally from the San Francisco Church in Old San Juan which explains the "SF" cut into it--missing parts-minor surface issuess-74 inches tall-26 inches wide-museum curators attention
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1258193
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695
Marked Tiffany sterling silver four-footed bowl-7 inches long 4.5 inches wide-3 inches high -marked as follows on bottom-TIFFANY&Co-1560281 =markers 7228-sterling silver-925-1000-??--no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1258189
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$180
Rare 19thc letter or stationary box disguised as old leather-bound books--used to hide contents on bookshelves or used straight forwardly on desk-losses to paper on top and to leather especially on one side-inside papered with classy antique paper-has great look--12 inches tall-8 inches deep-10 inches wide-professionally made with gold stamped leather-probably English
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1256661
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250
Uniquely presented pair of 19thc inkwells disguised inside two antique leather bound books-quality of work is by professional bookbinder not some hobby shop creation-wear to books and inkwells-top opens freely and can remain open despite the fact that leather hinging is worn out--bottle tops rimmed with brass thread--inkwell of high quality-book platform is 8.75 inches wide-3.5 inches high-6 inches wide
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1256646
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425
This octagonal solid leaded 18thc Masonic sarcophagus formed box came from Europe brought back to Puerto Rico by WWII veteran-it is cast with Masonic symbols on all sides to include hexagrams and Masonic tools--some traces of polychrome remain--box could have been used to contain ashes--or a resting place for a favorite parakeet--well cast and formed-it will last for even more centuries-6 inches wide-6 inches high-5 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : East Indian : Pre 1900 item #1253077
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$12,000
Spectacular 3-piece hardwood 19thc salon set from former Portuguese colony of Goa-composed of three pieces-two matching arm chairs and settee--festooned with lions and peacocks-no repairs-some minor scrapes and rubbing-seats need to be changed-this exotic furniture is rare as it combines Hindu and Portuguese motifs--carving is first class-chairs are 39 inches high-29 inches wide and 28 inches deep-settee is 39 inches high-61 inches wide 28 inches deep--an amazing set to be certain
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1252424
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495
19thc Spanish Colonial carved wood crucifix-free standing on original base-most likely from Central America-has typical dark wood Christ found on Guatemala crucifixes-adorned with metal halo of undetermined material-has silver finish look but oxidized--for provincial piece it is well carved showing rib cage--22 inches by 10.5 inches-no condition problems--
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1251976
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495
Carved hardwood Spanish Colonial Virgin Mary-19thc probably Central American-has flint or glass eyes-comes with solid silver milagros of sacred heart that is on ribbon draped over hands-quality carving that does not appear provincial-no repairs-some repaint over the years-11.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1249920
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575.00
Stunning 17tnc polychrome Dutch Delft Tile-large 9 inch and 1 inch thick tile-- without repair-minor surface wear, so it was probably used on wall-great color and design-rare