All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre 1900 item #1242116
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Pair of 19thc retablos on tin- one St Anthony -the other three Saints-framed attractively in later iron frames each surmounted by cross--tin paintings have losses- both same size--9.75 inches by 6.75--plus frame dimensions--iron work in this form is rare
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1237573
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$240.00
Carved tropical wood Puerto Rican Santo of Virgin Mary-probably by santero Caban-hands long gone -original paint shows wear-7 inches tall-ca 1910
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1237570
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
Carved wood Puerto Rican Santo of Virgin Mary-8.5 inches high-original albeit some is missing-hand long gone-piece is probably by santero Caban-insect damage to base but the bugs are dead dead-8.5 inches--ca 1910
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1237564
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
Carved tropical wood santo of Virgin Mary-probably by santero Soto-ca 1910-losses to hands and original paint-8.25 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1237557
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Exceptionally rare carved Puerto Rican Santo of Christ Child on throne-probably by santero Soto-complete with original paint-3 inches by 3.25 inches-4-inches high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1237554
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Rare Puerto Rican holy trnity-complete-probably by santero Caban-these are difficult to find even if incomplete-from local collector-8 high by 7 inches tall-ca 1910
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1232653
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Pre Columbian terracotta sculpture of priest from Bahia tribe-piece was crushed during burial prior to excavation and reassembled-minor surface losses but piece is complete--tribe is from Ecuador-from local collector in Puerto Rico--authentic-rare complicated piece-17 inches tall-free standing
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1232646
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Pre Columbian Taino tribe footed bowl-found buried in Puerto Rico over 50 years ago-repaired, but complete except for rim chip-trances of design inside bowl-large 11 inch diameter-4 inches high-rare find-authentic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1226486
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
19th century carved wood santo from Central America of St Anthony holding Christ Child-book is unusual attribute-surfaces losses but piece is complete--additional base added to original-total 13.5 inches high-St Anthony brings good luck to unmarried women and lost things
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1226481
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Beautifully carved wood Virgin Immaculata-estafado gilt work and polychrome-on carved cloud base with four putti heads and crescent-minor surface losses-piece is complete--with crown 14.25 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1226181
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
19tc Puerto Rican santo of parish priest-chips to surface paint-piece is complete-6.5 inches high-priest was probably a saint but unknown to me
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1226166
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Puerto Rican Santo late 19thd-probably by santero Soto-hands missing-has been repainted - this paint chips right off if you want original surface-pieces often repainted by local to honor saint for preforming miracle-saint most likely St Anthony-drying split on part of base-9 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1226156
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Puerto Rican carved wood standing crucifix-ca 1860s-it is rare to find these complete-wear to surface-original paint-12 inches by 7 inches-both figure and cross interesting-fine example of Spanish Colonial art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1920 item #1208838
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Rare Puerto Rican three kings from the famous Caban family of carvers or santeros--these carvings were used in households-this sculpture has losses but is original in paint and base-- no repairs--highly sought set in Puerto Rico--9.5 inches wide-7 inches tall-3 inches wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre AD 1000 item #1204404
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Striking Pre Columbian terracotta figure of warrior-500 BC-500 AD--losses and surface wear--free standing, but has a stand of tropical wood-figure has sculpted nose and ear rings-is hollow-9 inches tall-figure comes from Ecuador
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1202587
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1575.00
A PRE-COLUMBIAN VERA CRUZ POTTERY FIGURAL VESSEL. The hand modeled bust of a seated deity with corn cob headdress and conforming container on verso. Some losses and early repairs. Height 9.75 inches (24.5 cm). missing elements-piece was buried-gray terracotta-rare piece-authentic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1197401
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Puerto Rican Santo of Virgin Monserrat by Crespo-include with statue are eight Puerto Rican milagros-paint appears original aswell as base--wear to surface-milagros sold separately bring over 10.00 each-11 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1910 item #1146739
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$265.00
Tightly fiber woven basket made by the Yanomami tribe located in Venezuela/Columbian border area--has spot design on underside-no condition problems-12 inch diameter and 4 inches deep-no condition problems--from missionary collection