All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360249 (stock #0004pl)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $895
Ceramic, Portuguese or French Palissy Plate, two lizards biting snake and three beetles in oval, signed. 1860 to 1887. 9,1/4 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #67600
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575.00
Magnificent early Samsom porcelain box-with worked bronze trim-5.25 inches long-2.75 inches high and 3 inches deep-with different painting on the top, sides and front and back-- no repairs-no condition problems--marked with crossed swords with cross bar blue under glaze--Marcolini period Meissen first quarter 19th century--but it is Samson the great French imitator--- very fine highly decorated hand painted porcelain piece--front is serpentine---given its high quality Samson porcelain is collect...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #23019 (stock #1175)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$6500.00
18th century, Dutch influence, beautiful brass fittings, hardwood, 60" high X 38.5" wide X 14" deep. Fine construction $6,500.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1320514
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,400
large carved wood Latin American santo of Animas, a soul burning in Purgatory-glass eyes-surface losses- fingers damaged on one hand --depicts monk suffering for his sins in purgatory--dramatic sculpture-usually found only in small santos-rare rare rare-31 inches tall-17 inches wide 12 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : East Indian : Pre 1910 item #1247041
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Fancy Anglo Indian small desk and matching chair-covered with designed punched silver like metal--chair has elephant motifs to include fresh fabric seat with repeated elephant pattern-no condition problems or repairs-chair is 24 inches wide-34 inches high and 18 inches deep-desk is 30 inches long by 17 inches deep and 28 inches high-richly decorated pieces
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pre 1700 item #1292029
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,500
Spanish 16thc Hispano Moresque bowl-13.6 inches diameter and 3 inches deep-bowl has been repaired with old staples but most of glaze remains-has hooks for hanging
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1199561
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
SENUFO AFRICAN CARVED WOOD TRIBAL ART HELMET HEADDRESS. With curved continuous horns above a standing bird figure flanked by male and female forms, the lower rim pierced for raffia. Height 10.5 inches (26.5 cm).Shows wear-complete-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1837 VR item #1138482
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1750.00
Early 19thc French bronze ormolu five-light candelabra-never electrified--has full body putti component as well as what appears to be French Severe porcelain tablet of putti---minor wear to gilding-no repairs-20 inches high 10 inch diameter-6 inch depth- detailed lost wax casting on figure and all candelabra elements
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 : 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
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #24824 (stock #292)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Silver mustard pot. Round with plain liner.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #25556 (stock #1829pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Ca 1860. Pair of framed enameled panels. 3 panels 4" x 1" and 4 panels 2.75" x 1". Probably part of the decoration on a clock, or furniture. Superb quality, excellent condition. Nicely framed, great for formal interior. Framed size 5.25" x 4.5" and 4" x 5.5" Pair
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #602743
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2895.00
Thee piece Japanese salon set -sette and one chair match-other side chaie is slightly different but works well with the other two-made in the 20s and brought to Puerto Rico by merchant seaman-from his estate-sette is 61.25 long-26 inches deep-37.75 inches high-one chair is 25.75 inches long 20 inches deep and 34 inches high--the other side chair is 25.5 long-19.5-38 inches high- all made of hard wood, probably teak-all pieces deeply hand, chip carved with court scenes-all have dragon arms-no co...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #22328 (stock #10040)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$12500.00
Armoire. Dated 1651. Baltic possibly German.Features Circassian walnut veneer on door. Original lock and key. 24" d x 57.5" w 85" h.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1282546
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $245
Colonial African Wood sculpture of Mother & Child-early 2Othc-females were painted blue to symbolize passivity-fancy dotted dress with matching blue shoes, with complicated hairdo marks this mother as a lady about town -minor drying crack to base and wear to surface--13 inches tall-
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #486203
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Four rare Spanish Andalusian blue and white tiles--over 300 years old-professionally mounted in mahogany frame-losses to surface-no repairs-13 inches by 13 inches-each tile is 4.5 inches wide and little over an inch thick--framed overall 1.5 inches deep--pieces mounted in plaster--can be dismounted by soaking frame in water--from local collection in Puerto Rico-fresh on market--the four tiles compose a single design
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #26583 (stock #038)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Chinese glazed Terra Cotta Blue stand made in ancient form usually reserved for bronzes--strong solid Blue color--condition is good with very minor knicks on the bottom and expected glaze imperfections--top is 8-sided 16.50 high and 12inches wide and 9 deep. can be used in garden or indoors--rare piece with great color
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125695
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
Chinese Rose Medallion porcelain sauce boat-no condition problems-ca 1860s or earlier-has unique twisted porcelain handle-colors strong-drawing crisp-7 inches wide-3.75 deep-3 inches high-no condition problems-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #24594 (stock #1755pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
Aubergine color with grasshopper design 7.5" high, 9" wide, 5" deep, with 4" mouth. Excellent. $675.
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #429655
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1195.00
Lovely English papier mache tilt to table-mother of pearl inlay-gold leaf and polychrome highlites on black background-scalloped shaped rim -tripodal base -minor wear to gold leaf-varnish shows wear-table is stable-no repairs-appears in original condition-39 inches high folded-22 inches diameter--27.5 inches high as open table--a useful decorative piece of highest quality-ca 1880s-probably from Brighton Beach, England MFG
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1302433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $725
Spanish Colonial 18thc carved wood dress-up saint of St Vincent Ferrer-who was the first and most famous brimstone and fire preacher-he carries a bible or book of gospels in his hand-has monks haircut, glass eyes-surface is blackened by candle smoke i-arms move and piece comes off base-24 inches high-every preacher needs him for inspiration--REPENT AND DIE
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Bohemian : Pre 1910 item #1291578
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $450
top notch crystal Moser glass vase with gilt high lights on base and rim-intense etched leaf and flower design all over-no chips or repairs-unsigned-8.5 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #575885
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1050.00
Very nice clean carved teak hard wood Chinese two tier marble top taboret tables-ca 1880s-crisp deep carving-no repairs-sturdy -red marble original-no cracks-top insert marble-2nd shelf wood-19 inch diameter-26 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1700 item #1266912
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Very early antique Chinese storage jar-has beautiful thick caramel glaze-hand thrown-fine form-no condition problems or repairs--6.25 inches high--7 inch diameter--believed to be before Ming period
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1900 item #651739
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Pair of spectacular Italian Moreno Venetian solid ruby glass swans-has white slip-no condition problems-no repairs-highest is 15 inches and 9. inches long--mid 20th
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #74319
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
A very pretty glazed terra cotta hand-painted covered Italian vessel--made on a pottery wheel-7.5 inches tall with a 6 inch diameter-no condition problems-signed on bottom to incude 20s paper label that indicates it was once in Ontario Canadian jewelry shop--strong colors--yellow apples or lemons on a dark background
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #1298660
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Pair of unusual Chinese Sterling silver salt and pepper shakers in the form of Buddha-marked Sterling-2.75 inches high and 2 inches wide-no condition problems0 ca 1920s-unusual
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1128353
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$165.00
Stunning Chinese Rose Medallion 8 inch porcelain plate-has court scene with six painted figures--rich border has gilt field under decoration-no condition problems-no repairs-ca 1860
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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1093315
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
This is a fascinating piece of 19thc three color san chi Chinese pottery-a brush pot that has a bas relief Chinese design landscape populated with four immortals-no condition problems-piece is heavy--has three small feet so bottom is off surface-7.5 inches wide-4 inches high-7 inches --unusual and decorative--still can be used as brush pot
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #23122 (stock #1219)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Brass and leather, renaissance design. Great ornamentation. Leather in bellows damaged, but who cares? 25" high Casting on this is extrordinary and will embellish any Fireplace
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1292284
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $395
Eight beautifully decorated English Minton 9 inch luncheon plates with bird of paradise center design surrounded by unusual green and flowered borders-no chips or repairs-marked with makers mark as well as indented mark--first class porcelain by famous maker
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #23631 (stock #1441pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Set of 6 Waterford cordial glasses, circa 1940. Bases in form of solid glass sphere. 3.5" high. Excellent condition. Turned upside down they make an interestig display
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #273692
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$775.00
Carved in tropical hardwood has polychrome, this Puerto Rican Santo of Santa Rosa is substantial-16 inches high-8.5 inches wide and 3.5 inches deep-missing hands-from Yauco Puerto Rico--about 85 years old-household saint--attractive and seldom found--grafitti on wall another expression of local culture