All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1256661
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
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.
$425.00
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 : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1236971
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Rare period Art Nouveau silvered bronze box-piece was found in Prague, a birthplace of the Art Nouveau style-ca 1880s-there is wear to silver-cloth interior most likely replaced-no key--piece is complete with no repairs-it reflects the purest of period design-7 inches by 6 inches-3.25 inches high-has what maybe a monogram B on top-piece has good weight-it will polish up just fine
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1227780
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Rare set of 12, hard to find caviar spreaders-silver marked 800 with also makers mark on handles- with tortoise shell blades-first quarter 20thc-no condition problems or repairs-German-each knife 6.5 inches-elegant instruments to serve great fare
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1207054
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
rare English slant upright letter box of burl walnut-Victorian ca 1860s--has finely made slots to hold letters, original two glass inkwells-and an adjustable calendar that still works-no condition problems-has stunning look-high quality craftsmanship-12.25 inches high--12.75 inches wide-9.5 inches deep-functional piece
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1206632
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2950.00
Rare English Regency sarcophagus form top inlaid rosewood teapoy-ca 1810--has original brass lion head mounts and paw feet with wheels-classic form-excellent condition-spill vase gone--high 32 inches-width 15 inches and 10 inches deep-rich patina--this is top of the line piece--fine turnings
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206487
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$625.00
rare English papier mache black tea caddy with inlaid mother of pearl and gilt highlights--box has unique, complicated form-minor wear to gilt-one pull on compartment cover over tea bin missing-has rich ornate appearance and was probably made in Brighten Beach area where furniture and decorative items in papier mache and mother of pearl were made in England in 1860s --5.75 high--8 inches wide-5 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206480
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Chinese export deep maroon lacquered sewing box-has gilt decorations of Chinese figures-no condition problems-6 inches high-14 inches wide-10-inches deep-box is complete-has delicate gilt winged paw feet--an elegant piece.--color is unusual as these boxes mostly found in black.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206478
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$700.00
19thc burl walnut & brass English lap desk on stand-1860s-some brass trim shows wear-tool leather writing surface severed at bend-high 21 inches-width 16.5 inches-9.5 inches deep--handsome item with rich patina-sturdy-can be used as side table
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206166
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
English calamander lap desk with bands of brass and mother of pearl inlays-ca 1860s--5.5 inches high-width 14 inches-9 inches deep-wear to tooled leather writing surface-very appealing box made of exotic hardwood.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206154
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Early 19thc mahogany and inlaid Regency tea caddy-has classic Greek key wood inlaid design both inside and outside-there is also a band of brass inlay on top--6 inches high-12 inches wide-6 inches deep--- handsome piece--minor nicks to rich patina
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206144
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
19thc English burl walnut lap desk with brass fittings--ca 1860s-desk is attached to mahogany stand that has a stretcher-21 inches high-16 inches wide-9.5 inches deep-tooled leather writing surface shows wear-minor nicks on rich patina-splendid piece-desk was used by past owners
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1900 item #1132420
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Handsome Dutch 19thc mirror cabinet-- heavy repousse brass over wood-mirror is beveled-brass clad interior-ca 1870s-bo condition problems-13.5 inches by 23 inches-cabinet is 2.75 inches deep-perfect for medicine
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1800 item #1112058
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Price on Request
Spectacular deeply carved wood polychrome gilt Venetian frame/mirror-recently cleaned-no condition problems-use as frame or fancy mirror-outside 34 inches by 48 inches-inside 23.25 1nches by 37.5 inches-hang vertically or horizontally-rare find- from local Puerto Rican estate--Italian ca 1800-from Hard wood-heavy
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1800 item #1079693
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
Rare 17thc hand carved tropical wood gilt polychrome frame,now a mirror-from greater Peru area now Bolivia and Peru-this piece is probably Bolivian-minor losses to surface-no repairs-28 inche high-20.5 inches wide--mirror opening is 12.5 inches and 15.25 inches--gold leaf gilding-beautiful piece
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1910 item #858625
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$775.00
Rare hardwood East Indian wall shelf-has architectural elements reflecting East Indian motifs-well carved-gilt paint-30 inches high-24 inches wide and 6 inches deep-no condition problems-ca 1900-probably teak
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1920 item #835007
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$145.00
Carved wood gilt frame--ca 1920-probably American-corners held together by wood dovetails inserted from top, bottom and sides-overall size outside 20.25 inches by 25 inches-inside to include recess inside 21 inches by 16 inches
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1900 item #792917
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Large carved walnut 19thc Portuguese mirror-beveled glass-some crazing to glass, but reflects images and light well-60 inches long-36.5 inches wide--carving is deep-influenced by Louis XVth style-no condition problems