All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #1244474
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2850.00
Spectacular 19thc French Louis XVth mantel clock-enamel and ormolu face-Roman numerals- outside trimmed with wood and generously with bronze ormolu--works are complete-ornate ormolu sun burst pendulum-works are brass-chimes within are iron and have minor rust-no key-works seem to function as hands move when pendulum moves, but clock is sold as is-ormolu is complete, but needs cleaning to restore to original glow-28.5 high-16 inch wide-7.5 deep
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1900 item #1244471
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Rare pair of Bronze ormolu silver candelabra--made up of two Italian 16thc style military figures, one with sword the other with mace surmounted by candelabra each with six candle holders--soldiers clad in silver and gold armor-bobeches drilled for lights, but currently not electrifide--on stepped black marble bases--24 inches high-12 inches wide-6 inches deep-magnificent pair--needs cleaning-no repairs
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 : Furniture : French : Belle Epoch : Pre 1900 item #1236803
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$150.00
Unusual French Provincial hardwood folding lap desk. has decorated top with goose girl motif-well crafted pieces that unfolds into desk-no condition problems-- hand made-probably one of a kind-has drawer and letter holder and forge hasp to hold it together--rare piece-ca 1900 or earlier---10 inches x 8.5 iches-3.5 inches high--when unfolded extends to 23 inches
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1920 item #1233097
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Puerto Rican mahogany chess table-ca 1920s-designed as handkerchief table that top size can be reduced by folding hinged top--when opened chess surface is 23 inches by 23 inches--piece 29.5 inches high-no condition problems or repairs
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 : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1222364
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1250.00
19thc Ottoman Syrian chest of drawers-original key and lock- mother of pearl inlay 2-drawer chest-has serpentine front drawers with ceramic knobs-20 inches high-18.5 wide-13.5 inches deep-painted top shows wear-piece complete-inlay connected by inset wires
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1222054
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
19thc antique Syrian taboret tea table-inlay is mother of pearl-flowered designs connected by inlay wire-minor pieces of inlay missing-this table is especially remarkable because of the intensity of the design and inlay. Wear to wood, but table is stable-8 sides-15.25 diameter-27 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Pre 1900 item #1207910
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Magnificent 19thc carved wood ebonized English Art Nouveau pedestal--has full body stork or crane as central motif-top is a carved lily pad--piece is very organic in composition-no repairs-original surface with very minor wear-37.5 inches high-top has 17.5 inch diameter-quality of carving is superb
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 : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1900 item #1201819
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
octagonal mahogany Puerto Rican Arts & Crafts table ca 1900-25 inch diameter and 27.5 inches high-made in Puerto Rico ca 1900-cross bottom bracing fixed with removable wedges--there is glass top that expands diameter available-no condition problems-piece is sturdy-spade shaped cut outs on legs