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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1232141
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Unique Chinese famille rose bowl-Ching dynasty-marked China on bottom--no condition problem or repairs-{ignore reflection of flash 0n surface of porcelain}--color strong-special green color on inside-5 inch square
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #464479
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Very colorful late 18thc or early 19thc Spanish glazed terra cotta bowl-11.25 inch diameter and 2.5 inches deep-piece is hand painted-sides have lobes-colors and design striking- minor knicks to edges of glaze on rim-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1117914
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Pr of Baule sculptures- carved tropical wood-made by same hand-detailed carving with tribal scars- fine patina from handling-each have beards- seated on animal--over 60 yrs old-13 inches--the other 12.5--straight from African collector-no repairs-no condition problems-rare quality
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 : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #265810
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$6500.00
Magnificent pair of English ironstone potpourris-large 26 inches high and 15 inches at widest point-Chinoisere design with bold fou dog tops-colorful tobacco leaf design-ca 1840s-unsigned-professional repairs to tops-ventilation holes in tops and bottoms made during firing designed to emit vapors--pieces were placed by the fireplaces in English great houses and elaborate town houses--these are rare-to find a matching pair is almost impossible-overall condition excellent--wonderful form with stun...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #496476
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Very nice Arts and Crafts oak table with 12 blue and white 18th century Delft tiles-floral motif-21 inches high-top 18.5 by 23.5-three tiles have hairlines-table is sturdy-fine piece
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #797906
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $885
Very rare Spanish 18thc blue white tile of St Leocardia-fine tile drawing is old master quality-inscription at base of tile--she is the patron saint of Toledo, Spain--inscribed at bottom ST LEOCARDIA PATRONA DE TOLEDO ANO 1780--piece has been set in concrete frame, so it should last another 300 years-- 5.5 inches by 7.5 inches--add .25 inch for frame-inch thick frame--best quality-academically drawn-piece has glass over tile that has crack--tile is not cracked
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #56220
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1195.00
French 100year old Majolica piece configured as a lamp--good size-20 inches high and 13 inches in diameter--sets on configured painted wood base--probably originally an oil lamp or part of an elaborate lighting device--strong colors--motif appears to be a water plant--but who knows?--I am not a botanist
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 : 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 : 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125253
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Splendid Rose Medallion vase-ca 1860s or earlier-minor wear to gold dragons-no repairs-crisp decorations-10 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081720
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
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 : 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #930332
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Carved stone East Indian sculpture of deity-has attribute of an eagle or bird of prey on left on side and is armed with a spear-piece has been polished so difficult to judge age-certainly at least early 19thc-no condition problems-from private collection-12 inches high-6 inches wide-2 inches deep-wear to surface- free standing-most likely a guardian Hindu god
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #1193937
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Very rare 19thc bronze neo classic Roman style chandelier-based on classic oil lamp- decorated with gilt relief masks, palmettes,and acanthus swags-ca 1890s--19.50 inch drop with 12 inch diameter--gilt relief shows wear and could be refreshed if you wish more glitz-no condition problems. Bronze is heavy and well cast and patinated-probably French and used in Empire settings
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1910 item #1135012
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Pair Italian gilt iron mirrored wall sconces festooned with crystals to include crystal beading along arms-ca 1910-wired- four silk shades in good condition come with the pair. There is wear to gilt,-mirror is crazed by age-good size-19 inches high 12.5 inches wide-come out from wall 7.5 inches-directly from wall of prominent estate in Puerto Rico--second pair of sconces identical also available by separate invoice
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #23034 (stock #1184)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Oatmeal glazed, roses, ca 1860, vase on stand 19" high. Vase plus shade 33" $895.
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #738634
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
Italian glazed terra cotta figure of a mounted knight or exotic warrior-perfect condition-signed by Pattarino inside-13 inches high-18 inches wide-7 inches deep --Pattarino was a famous 20thc ceramicist who worked in Florence--he made both non-secular and secular pieces-his work is stunning-his details and coloring unsurpassed
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #23695 (stock #1454pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$7500.00
Magnificent pair. Probably Thai, brought to New Orleans in late 18th century. Solid bronze, approx 170 lbs each. Wonderful casting. Unique helmet heads, beaver tails. Rich patina. Can use indoors or in the garden. Rock crystal eyes. These are not reproductions. 35" high, 28.5" long, 15" wide. Male and female. (Use them for breeding)
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1291429
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Very delicate beautifully decorated Spanish framed hand fan-late 19thc-hand painted with roses on silk- fancy lace, crystal beads with raised gilt designs on mother of pearl sticks-minor detachment of backing on small area at edge of frame --no condition problems with fan=-20 inches by 13 inches in frame
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 : 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 : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #357303
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Very nice German pair of silver salts with cobalt blue glass liners -monogrammed-no condition problems-3.25 inches long 2.25 inches wide and 1.5 inches high -oval shaped -bun feet-ca 1900-marked
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 : 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 : Asian : Pre 1900 item #23849
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
Mid-19th century. Carved gilt wood with parcel gilt pair of shishi dogs-Painted glass eyes. Superb carving. Male and female. Good size. 17" high, 6.75" wide, 14" long. Try to find another pair!-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #1291769
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $360
Large marked English ironstone flow blue platter-13 inches by 17 inches--has Mexican motif with fountains--no repairs or condition problems--1860s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #22832 (stock #1076pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Silver, cut glass, and etched, 3 glasses 7 inch high, one glass 8 inch high. Excellent condition, one glass with minor chip on rim. Rare glass and silver combination, marked, putti and dolphin motifs set of -1860s-rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #22742 (stock #10541)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
sold
Rug, Karabagh Armenian. CA 1940. Highly colored with floral design. Measures: 80.5 x 52.5 inches clean
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 : 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 : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1359948 (stock #0001ic)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,750
17,5 by15 inches Russian icon circa 1860 of Saint John the Baptist contemplating the body of Christ. Painted encaustic or egg tempera on gold leaf on wooden panel.