All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1276644
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
A Terracotta Persian Vase, ca. 7th Century 10 x 8-½ x 7-½ in. Raised on a flared foot, bulbous body and straight rim, applied ram shape handles on the sides; decorated in burned red glaze. Condition: Age wear. Chips and losses throughout--spectacular item
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1275195
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Pair of Chinese horses carved together in ivory-no repairs or condition problems--quality carving-on hardwood fitted stand-figures are 4.5 inches and with with stand 5.78 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1275102
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,295.00
Pair of superb Chinese figures carved in solid ivory-represent Chinese emperor and empress-most likely Ching dynasty although marks indicate earlier dynasty--pieces are heavy, carved from dense part of tusk-highly detailed caving that even displays texture of robes and details on dragon throne chairs--no condition problems or repairs-with fitted hardwood stands---figures 5.75 inches high-on stand 6.5 inches--doubt Chairman Mao would approve of these figures
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1268037
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Intriguing Pre Columbian black terra cotta vessel-uncertain of tribe-probably South American-has incised geometric design , a small portion in high relief-wear to surface-has sophisticated form-definitely shows age- 7.50 inches high-6 inch diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1268029
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
rare Pre Columbian tripodal vessel with monkey in high relief--one part of piece displays monkey head and arms- another side displays the monkey back parts--4.25 inches high with 5.59 inch diameter-wear to painted terra cotta surface-no repair-Mayan probably for Costa Rica area-unusual and early
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1268027
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Painted pre Columbian cylinder terra cotta vessel-wear to surface no repairs-7 inches high and 4.24 inches in diameter--probably from Costa Rica region-early
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1262879
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,200.00
Large pre Colombian Mexican Nayarit seated female figure-14 inches high by 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 : South American : Pre 1900 item #1258272
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
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.
$2,800.00
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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1252424
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
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.
$495.00
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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1248125
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Unusual 19thc exvoto dedicated to patient of pulmonary disease--text in Spanish on bottom margin reveals narrative and man's name and 1800s date--has fine oxidized tin frame- overall with frame 13.5 inches by 11 inches-painting is on tin laid down on wood-minor losses to surface-rare piece with a multitude of themes
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1248110
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
19thc retablo on tin of the Holy Family-minor losses to surface--has modern tin frame with overall 17 inches by 14 inches--hard to find image
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1247744
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$890.00
Superb pair of Japanese bronze Zogan Jippa vases--enamel surface with interesting designs with winged motifs-dragon handles-12 inches tall-no condition problems or repairs--every Shogan needs a pair--stunning pieces
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1246362
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$178.00
Small antique bronze Tantric Buddha with black patina composed of two figures--hollow cast with bronze cap over bottom with design--smaller figure straddling Buddha has one foot cast deformed--5 inches tall-traces of white powder material on lotus base--figures represent compassion and love
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1246340
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Bronze 19thc East Indian figure of goddess Sarawan plays a sitar-over condition good with small old casting split on lotus base-base caps hollow figure with design on metal cover-12.5 inches tall-handsome figure
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1246333
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Beautiful Chinese 19thc clois0nne enamel petit bonsai planter-very minor wear with little oxidation on inside cavity-3 1/8 by 5 1/8 by 3 1/8--fine work-great color
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1492 item #1246326
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$360.00
antique carved limestone Khemer Buddha ensconced in cobra head throne-Buddha has slight smile found usually on Khemer pieces-displayed on attached high quality stepped hardwood base-9.5 inches high on stand 4.5 inches square