All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1085447
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Each of two gilt frames with six neoclassical inspired glazed ceramic tiles counter-sunk in beige velvet matting and framed under glass. The 6" square tiles have oval black and white images of classical figures within a 3/4" foliate border in black, on a speckled faux marble antico rosa background, wool felt applied to the backs, stamped with "Fornasetti...Milano...Made in Italy" with a hand holding a paintbrush image. Overall each frame measures apprx. 46" x 11-1/2"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1081729
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Six sterling silver demitasse spoons with vermiel-marked Denmark sterling silver-has box-there are three designs on handles-repeated on two spoons each-no condition problems-box original-each spoon is 4 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081720
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081688
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Antique English silver plated turkey dome-has ornate removable handle- elaborate crest is etched on outside with motto in Latin FACIT TENUS-no condition problems-round shap with fluted edges -9 inches diameter
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081685
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$465.00
English Antique silver plate turkey dome-has removable ornate handle-arm with fist holding flower etched into outside of dome-no condition problems-15 inches long-10.25 inches wide-10 inches high-oval shape-from an age of elegance
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1920 item #1081634
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Pr of carved wood blackamoor lamps- parcel gilt-ca 1920 Art Deco-pieces were probably part of element-carved on back-unusual and classic design, albeit blackamoors-figures 23 inches tall on base-lamp total is 32 inches-good weight-minor nicks with repaint-has classy interesting look-no shades
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1700 item #1081143
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$6700.00
Rare 17thc carved gilt bas relief wall panel of St Peter --it was part of the decoration from Jesuit wood church in Greater Peru--now Bolivia-has custom tags from Bolivia on back-gilt is gold leaf-Jesuits were banned in area in early 18thc--these panels festooned the inside of churches-churches were almost always wood-wear to surface, but piece appears complete.49.5 high by 22.5 inches wide--relief comes out 4.5 inches-- St Peter carries the keys to the heavenly kingdom--one of kind-museum qual...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1079657
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
very fine late 19thc Japanese bronze brush pot-highly decorated-brushes fit into handle-pot is hinged-free standing-14 inches long-3.75 inches high-pot is hex sided with each panel decorated with different blown out figures-high quality piece-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1800 item #1077876
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Rare pair are 18thc Dutch gilt metal flame shields- 36 inches high -17 inches wide--were used to retard heat from open flame lighting-pieces are reticulated to permit light pass through them-metal armature is hand forged-gilt metal high definition repousse-use on the wall or mount in base in front of fireplace--rare item-minor wear-over all condition is excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1072655
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2300.00
Spectacularly large glazed terrcotta Italian Della Robbia roundel-has crest as central decoration--possibly a Venetian crest-ca 1900-use inside or outside-31 inch diameter-3.5 inches thick--marked ITALY-weighs over 40 pounds--rare to find this size with this secular design-no condition problems-colors strong
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1800 item #1060598
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3500.00
Splendid 18thc Italian solid wood gilt tabernacle-free standing-wear to gilding-front door has bas relief carving-two sides have original painted designs-piece is heavy-has interesting design-top and back intentionally unpainted-30 inches high-17 wide-12 deep-original hinges on door-hand forged nails-magnificent piece
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1056938
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$435.00
Very rare carved wood santo of St Catherine of Egypt.ca 1860 from Uruguay-original paint with some missing-piece is free standing,but at one had a base. There are plenty of paintings depicting this saint, however this is the first santo of her in my possession. the santo carries her attribute, a wheel on which was tortured-sculpture is 9.5 inches tall-the ermine cape is free
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #1055884
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Fancy French 19thc iron lantern-originally was kerosene illuminated-now electrified retaining glass lamp-piece is complete-surface has rust-should be cleaned and repainted--glass probably replaced-45 inch drop-lantern portion is 15 inch square and 27 inches high--well made-rare and functional and decorative
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1055281
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
African hardwood divining stool-Luba tribe-seat supported by caryatids-two male and two females-figures separated by braided fiber dangling palm nuts-so seat rattles when moved-has geometric patters carved into seat-drying cracks-15.25 high-11.5 diameter-sturdy-wear to surface-provenance on request--this stool was used in conjuction throwing shells that divined the future
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1054363
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Early 20thc Colonial African Yoruba helmet mask-mounted,but easily removed-from special collection provenance furnished on request-mask represents colonial native constabulary-hat is French kepi-well carved with much character-surface wear and shrinkage cracks- left ear has minor damage-figure has tribal scars-helmet was used in dances and shows wear.unmounted 7 inches high-10 inches deep-7 inches wide-mounted 11 inches high -rare sculpture-museum quality-early 20thc
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1042055
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Fine 19thc FRENCH silver chalice-marked-9 inches tall-diameter 5 inch -gilt interior-no condition problems-good weight--1890s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Russian : Pre 1910 item #1040147
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
RUSSIAN LACQUERED BOX WITH SCENE DEPICTING 18THC ROYAL WEDDING-TITLED IN CYRILLIC-ARTIST SIGNED-MINNIN ?-MINOR DULLING TO LACQUER-NO REPAIRS-7 INCHES BY 5.25 INCHES-DRAMATIC SCENE
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1800 item #1014932
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Rare 18thc Italian hardwood book or missal stand--adjustable-minor termite damage-termites are dead dead of old age-use piece for painting display also-13 inches at highest adjustable-17 inches wide and 12.5 inches deep- piece pivots on base-wood hinges-stable