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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 : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1231372
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
16thc Spanish shipwreck olive jug that sunk in 1534-it was brought from the bottom of the sea September 1987 from Monte Christo Bay in Santo Domingo-it is from the ship Isabela that went down in 1534-piece was hand thrown-bears evidence of wear from salt water-has coral encrustations both on inside and outside-piece is complete with no repairs.-rare piece from the Spanish Main--17 inches high 12 inch-diameter at widest point
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297372
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.5 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has heraldic crest that incorporated eagle wings--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297367
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 47.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1700 item #776435
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,350
Superbly carved wood gilt 17thc architectural element--has twin putti heads-minor losses to carving and gilt-hand forged nails used to reinforce-perhaps later--element appears to be the top section of larger piece--orb was a design feature--no evidence that orb was decorated except with color--fascinating object-25 inches high-18.5 wide --7 inches deep.--rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297274
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1700 item #1322110
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $635
Rare 17thc bronze astrolabe used in early navigation replaced later by sextant-6 inches high-4 inches wide-minor wear and oxidation-center brass screw possible replacement-has intricate engraving on both sides-real thing
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pre 1800 item #547859
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
Fine 18thc Dutch Delft aubergine tile-biblical-Christ in the wilderness-no repairs-very minor nicks on two corners-5.5 inches by 5.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pre 1800 item #547652
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$90.00
18thc Dutch aubergine tile--strong color-5.5 inches by 5.5 inches-very small nick upper left corner-flower bouquet motif-strong color
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #734109
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
Dutch Delft 18thc blue white tile--biblical-Angel Appears to shepherds--5.25 by 5.25 inches- no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24287 (stock #1653pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Classic scenes, including puttis. 7.75" x 6" harrassing a ram Definately over 200yrs wonderful patina--lost wax casting One corner cast on diagonal
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1800 item #1138475
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Rare French 19thc faiance figure of St John the Baptist with eagle attribute-minor crazing to surface-seldom found-never with such an earnest face--14.5 inches high on 4 inch base
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720213
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted-no condition problems or repairs-deep 5.5 inch saucer--2.75 inch cup with scalloped rim.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German Porcelain Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted-fluted edges on both cup and saucer-saucer is 5.5 inches-cup 2.5 inches-no condition problems-insects in design
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720640
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German porcelain Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted --raised surface on 5.5 inch saucer-2.2 inch cup-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German porcelain Meissen Cup and saucer-hand painted-no condition problems or repair--deep saucer is 5.5 inches diameter-cup is 2.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #413042
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
perfect condition--deep saucer-handpainted
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720223
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German Meissen porcelain cup and saucer-hand painted-no condition problems-minor wear to gilt on rim-no repairs-2 inch high cup-5.25 diameter deep saucer