All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Pre 1900 item #152931
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
a very nice pair of pugs-marked Germany on the side of the base-slight difference in size-appear to be male and female-each carries a basket with pug puppies-minor wear to gilt on pups-no condition problems-6.75 inches and 7 inches high-bases 5.5 inches by 2.5 inches-absolutely charming pair--perfect on fire place mantel--ca 1900
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 : French : Pre 1900 item #1360273
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $950
French terracotta maiolica roof tile in monkey form.
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 : Furniture : Continental : Neo-Classical : Pre 1900 item #1094689
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
rare Neo Classical Italian ottoman-carved, polychrome gold-leafed trimmed-ca 1860s-20 inches by 18 inches and 19 inches high-recently covered-hard to find-no condition problems-sturdy construction
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Striking representation of St Anthony hardwood Santo--Spanish Colonial -probably Mexican or Central American-12.25 high-unusual to find St Anthony with a cross in one hand and infant in the other.--damage to infants feet otherwise in good condition--charming piece.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #26179 (stock #122718)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Male and female figures of high density, heavy tropical wood. Female 21" tall, male 22" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #752021
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25254 (stock #492)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$85.00
Silver Salt Shakers, Set. Two. 2 in high. #275-93
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 : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #22389 (stock #1009PR)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
German 19th century cut crystal stein with porcelain and pewter, initials A.M. on the pewter part. Top depicts the 19th century Munich Opera House before it was destroyed and replaced by another opera house-- excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25322 (stock #498)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Silver Windmill, Dutch. 3.5 in high x 1.25 in deep x 1.25 in wide. #21-99
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1920 item #1271983
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Spectacular hour glass--actually sand measures about forty five minutes-tall enough to serve as side table-even has water rings on top to prove it-23 inches high-10.5 diameter-rare to find hour glass this large-no repairs or condition problem-it really workse
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #22696 (stock #10498)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Old Paris Vases, Pair. CA 1900. Varigaed leaf Croton motif. Good condition. Wear to gold along top lip. Provenance: Tivoli Estate, Somerset, VA. 10.5 x 9.5 x 4.25 in deep.-unusal color and form-work beautifully on a mantle or buffet---can hold flowers-stand on bun feet
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1174844
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3900.00
Magnificent 19thc French porcelain table vase that is trimmed in bronze-bronze rim, acanthus bronze handles, set on bronze tripodal griffin base-marked red in glaze with date on on bottom{1889 ?-no condition problems or repairs-- has beautiful design on porcelain of flowers, birds and urns-28 inches high by 15.5 diameter-with handles 17.5 inches wide-one of a kind-museum quality
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #23627 (stock #1440pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Etched and cut glass, 19th century. Two medallions have etched architecturally with buildings; one with word 'Hut' and other with 'Furedi' Also etched grape leaves and grapes. Excellent condition. $295.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1094237
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Unusual French tray with Islamic motifs-monogrammed so it was especially made-motifs are botahs and Islamic star-all back filled with multi colored flowers-gold leaf trim on raised edge of tray-wear to some of the botah designs-very striking tray-made in the last half of the 19thc despite earlier tag description from previous owner-10.75 inches diameter-fine rare piece--probably was part of a larger porcelain set once owned by an Arab or Turkish potentate
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #1236682
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Rare French inlayed Louis XVth style planter with original tin liner--has gilt bronze mounts minor drying cracks where piece comes together-small part of marquetery on one side shown in picture one is damaged 13.5 inches wide 9.5 -6.5 inches high-turtle shaped-this table planter is larger than most planter of this type
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 : 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 : 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 : 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
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Early 19thc pedestal mantel clock-inlaid wood-pedestals have ormolu bronze fittings on top and bottom of four Corinthian columns-17 inches high 9 inches wide and 5.25 inches deep-works marked-no key-working condition unknown-sold as is-has richly cast pendulum-minor wear to bronze fittings
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360297 (stock #0008cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $825
Ceramic Portuguese or French Palissy plate. Frog snake lizard and baby turtle in a oval. 1860 to 1887, 8 inches diameter, 2.1/2 inches high.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24251 (stock #1644pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
Jupiter in the guise of an eagle, carrying off a young maiden. Patinization is bronze, highlighted with gilt. Cup, pitcher, headband and armband are gilt. Signed 'C. Buhot'. Listed. Lost wax process. $3800.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pre 1800 item #1286789
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,995
Very rare 18thc Spanish tile family crest- later framed with broad mahogany frame-composed of 36 tiles-32 inches by 32 inches-add 3 inches all around for hand made frame-minor chips to surface-dazzling colors for use inside or out side-perfect over fire place
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #22926 (stock #1113pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Villeroy and Boch wine pitcher, German inscription on 2 sides. Signed and numbered on base. 12 inch high x 9.5 wide from handle to spout. CA 1900
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1900 item #112290
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Good sized antique American gold leaf frame-38 inches by 34 inches on the outside-25.25 inches and 30.5 inches on the inside--frame needs attention-losses to surface and gold leaf touched up-once restored magnificent-worth the effort-priced accordingly-- about 120 yrs old--has old paper Detroit musuem lable on back--
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 : 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
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #56705
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Fine pair of hand painted French cache pots--3.25 inches high with 4.50 inch diameter--except for very minor wear to to gold trim no condition problems----pairs of anything with quality are hard to find--can be used as small planters--120 yrs old
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #57154
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Spanish colonial rat-tailed spoon--11 inches long and 1.75 inches wide--some say the spoon was used to stir soup or stew and spear meat in the pot--other believe that the spoon was used by the senoritas and senoras as a decorative hair piece used also as sharp weapon to protect themselves from unwanted advances-in either instance it is a functional piece--condition is good-one small rip in the spoon portion -over 200 yrs old
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1900 item #499141
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Splendid Spanish Colonial painted and carved bench-- tropical hardwood-gessoed and painted --designs chip carved into bench-rush seat-some silver gilt highlights-- losses to surface-no repairs-sturdy-ready to go-rush seat shows wear, but is serviceable--39 inches long-- 21 inches deep and 32 inches high--from South America-piece has good weight and solid construction-ca 1880s-quality antique piece
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 : Glass : Bohemian : Pre 1910 item #1292158
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $395
Exceptional early 20thc Bohemian Moser Ruby cut glass vase festooned with gilt with the cutting developing raised lozenges on the six sides-very minor wear to gilt-no chips or repairs-8.75 inches high-unsigned