All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #865205
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,895
This is a functional architectural Victorian bird cage-it has a tray that can be removed for cleaning -four separate hinged doors to enter the cage-top cupola comes off for transport and cage lifts off table-like stand-large steeple tip missing-nine of the smaller steeple tops have minor tip damage--minor rust on wire elements-- over all condition is good considering age and detailed composition--piece is assembled and cut from solid teak--first quarter 20thc-20.5 inches square-65.5 inches high...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1910 item #858625
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $775
Rare hardwood East Indian wall shelf-has architectural elements reflecting East Indian motifs-well carved-gilt paint-30 inches high-24 inches wide and 6 inches deep-no condition problems-ca 1900-probably teak
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #26772 (stock #067)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
German Stoneware tureen with pigs head handle - body festooned with grape leaves-13 inches high 11 inches at widest point--not marked but is of the highest quality--no condition problems-handmade--inspired by somebody who liked pigs and grapes--must have been some guy
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #795769
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $885
Rare 19thc bamboo Japanese hexagon lacquered tea table-ca 1880s-has four folding shelves that protrude 4 inches over the 21.25 diameter of the table-each shelf is 10 inches by 11 inches-table is 28.25 inches tall-shelves fold in-- mechanisms work well--has basket shaped shelf in center-there is wear to lacquer-table is stable, charming and useful--rare in that most of these tables simple wore out and were scraped
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #23271 (stock #1299pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Delicately made. Glazed terra cotta, Marked on bottom "M Italy", circa 1930. Sold as a set. $185.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #50199
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$8500.00
Strong imposing handmade wrought iron console--uncertain of origin --maybe Italian or Spanish or even antique Egyptian--Thick marble top with doves breast carving on the edge-92 inches long--44 inches high and 26 inches deep--it is indestructible--the iron could take on a head on crash from a locomotive and destroy the locomotive--iron is very heavy gauge--had a iron maker craftsman tell me it would take two men over three months to make it apart from design consideration--has a basket filled w...
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 : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24252 (stock #1645pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
19th century work, signed L.(?) LaPorte.Blairsy, with large foundry mark and numbered 5 1466 16" high, 14" deep with tray (removable tray 7.5" x 6")Tray can be filled with flowers or pot pouri. Traces of gilding. $3800.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #601120
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$725.00
Unusual compendium Islamic camel bone inlaid wood cabinet box--two doors open to reveal 9 drawers--design is unique as it stays from normal Islamic geometric designs with a swan crest and four swans inlaid on top --probably made for Christan Arabic family-or European-definitely Islamic-bought in Damascus. ca 1900--except for one wood pull on front door, excellent condition-wood is hardwood-14.5 wide-10.75 deep and 12 inches high-rare, decorative and useful
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1260423
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $265
Rare 19thc Swedish carved wood board used to press linen-these were used throughout Scandinavia--wood is thick pine-handle is dovetailed into base board-drying cracks but they do not destab1lize piece. Finely chip carved with scroll design--these are rare as many ended up as fire wood--white flecks are packing materials-piece never painted-30.50 inches long-6 inches wide-1.75 inches thick
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #25546 (stock #1824pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Aubergine cut to clear. Probably Czech. Floral and geometric designs. No condition problems. Matched, 1930 or earlier. Tops deeply cut. Decanters are covered with design. 10.75" high. Diameter. $895.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1920 item #898072
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $875
Nine-light wrought iron chandelier- has original frosted glass shades-no condition problems-should be cleaned-36 inch drop-28 inch diameter-ca 1920s-1930s-good solid weight-found in Puerto Rico
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #36432
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Pair gas light sconces converted to electricity--original fluted shades and housings--rewired-no condition problems--8 inches high and comes out from the wall 10.5 inches---brass or bronze with traces of ormolu remaining--shades are very pretty--belle epoch
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #22358 (stock #10057)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
Lamps, Italian Vases Beautiful colors. Pair. Enamel. Electrified. 25" h x 10.5" dia. 19th C Renaissance STYLE excellent condition with new shades--animals and mythical creatures in design
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #22746 (stock #10542)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1500.00
Rug, Karabagh Armenian. CA 1940. Highly colored with floral design. 49 x 83.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #76998
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Elaborately decorated Chinese Mandarin Palette pictorial plate-9.5 inches-no condition problems-no repairs--center design appears to be a collection of women and children--maybe a harem? Chinese had them--beautiful colors--about 170 yrs
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1900 item #111255
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$145.00
very nice European frame-late 19th century-16.25 inches by 14.5 inches on the outside-inside is 12.25 inches by 10 inches-appears frame is gilded below current dark surface--cleaning probably would bring out more gold-looks okay as it is--very few nicks-overall condition is excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24253 (stock #1646pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3700.00
Soldier with naked maiden. Ca 1900, by Clemencin. Inscription 'Celyu guyfut pris'. Soldier's shield used in an interesting manner. Beautifully cast. Note details on back, as well as front. 14.75 inches tall, 5.5 inches diameter base. piece is signed-no condition problems