All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #23099 (stock #1198pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Neo-classic, raised designs, circa 1860, excellent condition. Minor chip on bottom rim. 4" high x 4.25" diameter. $195.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #1296418
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $3,000
Spanish wrought iron chandelier with 53 inch diameter and 23 inch drop that can be made larger-eight lights-piece is painted-minor rust-ca 1920s-came from old hotel in St Petersburg Florida-elaborate work with crown motif near lights-complete
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #493619
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
This 1890s gaslite chandelier has been converted to electric-six light with original cut and raised design glass shades-crystal pendants--gilt bronze metal base to fixture-36 inch diameter-46 inch drop--from home in old San Juan, Puerto Rico where it hung for years
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #414909
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$365.00
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #86195
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Eight Mason Iron Stone English porcelain butter pats-all matching-no condition problems-3 inch diameter-incised mark as well as stamp indicating they were sold by Richard Briggs-BOSTON--About 100 yrs old-fine detail-strong color-These really have a WASP provenance but lessor mortals are welcome to buy them
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 : 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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #27040 (stock #083)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Italian Deruta vase 12 inches high and 7 inches wide--part of handle missing-otherwise in perfect condition--has typical copper luster--is signed--renaissance designs--nice piece
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #77024
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Beautifully designed pictorial Chinese Mandarin Palette plate--center is a group of musicians playing at a party-edges intricately worked-9.5 inches-very minor nick on one edge-no repairs--striking colors-about 170yrs
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #22395 (stock #10147)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
Chest on Stand, Dutch Oak. CA 1700. Storage in top, behind doors, and in drawer. Very good shape.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1287528
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $425
rare archaic Thai painted pottery jug Ban Chiang--10 inches high with 9 in width-repairs to lip-good color--unusual form and painted design
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #651436
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
Rare carved 18th century Pakistani bulk storage bin or chest-opens from top-it is big-used for rice or grain-two legs have termite damage, but will be repaired prior to sale-tongue and groove construction-50 inches long by 29.5 deep and 46 inches high, plus 7.5 inches for finials-dramatic-superb geometric carving-great patina--can be used as plinth-sturdy and strong
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 : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291956
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $85
Sterling Silver Reed & Barton tart server-classic rose pattern-blade is high grade stainless steel and handle is sterling -so barked on steel-9.75 inches-no condition problem
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Pre 1900 item #271949
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Filippino carved wood and polychrome santo of the fiercest preacher the world has known-St Vincent Ferrar-carved in hard tropical wood-losses-ca 1900-16 inches high with a 6 inch diameter--Not certain whether he preached REPENT AND DIE or REPENT OR DIE
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1179107
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Four framed 16th century Spanish Tiles-Tiles are thick and designs are raised with each color applied separately in kiln-chips and expected wear-colors bright-in fine frame with tiles uniquely held by bronze center screw-12 inches by 12 inches framed-one tile does not the other three designs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1271446
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Unusual Venetian Glass Murano gilt glass cruet- example of art and function fused-has lip to pour and glass handles-no repairs or condition problems-6.75 inches tall-ca 1900s
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #22521 (stock #10402)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Chairs, Victorian. Walnut. Pair. Ship motif carvings on seat back.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #24951 (stock #343)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Meissen Arts and Crafts Dish. White porcelain. Aqua decorations. Marked. 10.25 in dia.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22460 (stock #10355)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2800.00
Chinese Teak Bench. 19th C. Hand carved and gilded. 24x74x41.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #25538 (stock #1823pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$685.00
Green, cut to clear. Probably Czech, ca 1930 or earlier. Wonderful floral and geometric designs. No condition problems. 11.75" high, 6.75" diameter at mouth. $685.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1167235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
Stunning French faience plate with armorial design-has motto in French S'ils Te Mordant Les Moralaix [If you bite me, I bite]-small nicks on edges-no repairs-marked under glaze in blue-maker Porquier-well designed with smal ermine tales in small top shield and ship sails-intense color- ca 1900 or earlier-9 inch diameter-hand painted
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1900 item #483189
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Element of rum still from St Croix, Virgin Islands-one big piece of copper-upside down use as table--right side up as a planter-still has some old piping-copper oxidized, but can be cleaned-unusual form that can be adapted for all kinds of things-- way past its capability to make rum--19th century--sturdy,heavy copper-25 inches high by 33 inches at bottom and 21.50 inch at the top opening--dare you to find another
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #165096
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
This is a very large German porcelain teapot-marked on bisquit bottom -Augustus Rex initials-ie Dresden-hand painted floral design--K initial on one side-think K is for king or kaiser?-one hairline near the bottom on the side that goes nowhere--does not affect integrity of pot--teapot holds liquid just fine--8.5 inches high-9 inches from spout to handle in width--this is one imposing tea pot-no chips-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #810596
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
Rare antique Scotch Compass -1900 or earlier-in brass housing-no condition problems-clean piece-diameter 10.5 with mounting ring 12 inches-6 inches deep-no condition problem-compass floats-marked on face- Christies & Wilson--Glascow-
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 : 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 : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1910 item #1261105
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Unique Art Deco tilt-top table-has label that reads REGISTERED DESIGN and the design serial number-condition is excellent with a few nicks on handle-piece is stable closed and opened--table is high design Art Deco with multi colored veneer top--26.5 inches high-19 inches wide
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Early : Pre 1900 item #860659
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $950
Spectacular mid-19thc eight-sided Spanish brazier-brass center set in wood with 8 pictorial bone inlay scenes-top is also decorated with bronze elements-edges are trimmed with bone inlay also- salamonic twisted legs-piece is sturdy-needs restoration of some of the inlay pictures or can left as is-recommend yellow varnish on pictorial- inlay be removed-minor chips and scratches-this is one of the most ornate braziers that has come into my inventory- rarity-16 inches high-32 inch diameter-perfec...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #582797
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Beautifully carved nest of 4 Japanese hardwood tables--brought to Puerto Rico before WW II by sea captain-largest is 26.25 high with 20 by 14 inches top -smallest table has drawer--all have fitted glass tops that cover the high relief top carving--no condition problems or repairs--carving has Bushido warrior motif
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1205093
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4800.00
rare antique iron Chinese temple bell-all designs and calligraphy are raised-gilt dragon motif on rim is not-bell rings true-no repairs-chips on surface paint-brought to US from China by missionary-bell is rung by striking it with wood object-bell is 21 inches high with 13 inch diameter-on mount it is 29 inches high and 21 inches wide-piece is very heavy and needs to be crated to ship--red Chinese chair it sits on does not convey-translation of calligraphy may yield more info on history--magnifi...
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 : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1287801
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Spectacular Venetian iridescent glass ewer-no repairs or condition problems-large size 14 inches tall--great color and design
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 : 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