All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #22923 (stock #1111pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Indian bronze framed table mirror, 17.5 inch long x 12 inch wide $495.
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 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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1235670
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
This is one the finest pieces of porcelain I have handled-It is probably French and was bought in Switzerland-no condition problems----it has silver rim and was made in concert with the discovery of The Pharaoh King Tut--in 1922--this piece dates close to that date-TuT Tomb discovery led the Egyptian influence in the Art Deco period--plate is 11 inches diameter-it is depressed to 2 inches deep-not apparent in my photography is that the stunning gold background is filled with embossed hieroglyph...
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 : 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 : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1800 item #285151
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Pair of interesting Italian carved wood gold leaf swags--flower and leaf design--can be displayed as a pair or connected into each other into an extended S design--minor losses-ca 1850-17 inches long curved-5 inches widest point-3 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #96868
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
A very fine bronze of Mozarts hero from the Barber of Seville-FIGARO-FIGARO-FIGARO--Green verdegris patina--34.5 inches high with 12 by 10 inch base--this is an imposing sculpture of Figaro with his barber basin in late 18th century Spanish dress-weighs around a 100 pounds--no condition problems-cast with lost wax process-finished beautifully-late 19th century--the glorious opera is about love,manners,politics and class-however Figaros name has been used for newspapers,restaurants,and cat food ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1238729
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
This is a spectacular large Italian glazed pottery or majolica urn-Istoriato-hand painted, glazed- classic designs-with high relief masks--caryatid and snake handles-21.5 inches high-13 inches wide-m.-great colors and volume-signed Italy on bottom as well as with factory mark--probably from Urbino region-ca 1890s or earlier-no condition problems
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 : 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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #23743 (stock #1472pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Circa 1890, cat has a few glazing cracks, minor chips. It is well-formed, hand made, one of a kind. 21" long, 10" wide, 19.75" high. no litter box necessary--a big fat Persian cat that will never stray or produce unwanted kittens
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #24203 (stock #1605pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
8" diameter plate with crucifiction scene. Two minor chips on rim. Some crazing. Minor condition problems when considering age. $395.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1837 VR item #1284050
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $250
19thc carved gilt wood altar piece- early 19thc-Spanish Colonial--originally piece held prayers and now serves as mirror-mirror is clouded, gilt is worn -carving is in good condition complete and unrepaired -20.5 inches tall-very decorative
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1231372
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
16thc Spanish shipwreck olive jug that sunk in 1534-it was brought from the bottom of the sea September 1987 from Monte Christo Bay in Santo Domingo-it is from the ship Isabela that went down in 1534-piece was hand thrown-bears evidence of wear from salt water-has coral encrustations both on inside and outside-piece is complete with no repairs.-rare piece from the Spanish Main--17 inches high 12 inch-diameter at widest point
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #147405
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1235.00
Rare German inlaid Black Forest tilt-top table--inlay on top and some carving on pedestal use edelweiss flower as motif--top is 29 inches long and 21 inches wide-height is 29.5 inches-minor wear to varnish- small drying crack at juncture of top and pedestal-does not show when displayed-can be filled if desired-table sturdy and stable as is--screws replaced holding block on to of pedestal--overall condition excellent---wood is all walnut except secondary soft wood part of tilt-top mechanism--cen...
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 : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1126049
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$365.00
Beautiful Chinese porcelain Rose Medallion mug-great colors-gilt highlights-crisp drawings-ornate handle-ca 1860-4.5 inches high-4 inch diameter-no condition problems-substantial weight
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297367
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 47.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--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 : 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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #23049 (stock #1190)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$785.00
19th century French stoneware lavabo, signed, impressed, "Terre du Charullans G. Pontille, Fils" Composed of three pieces; body, lid and basin. Excellent condition, Designed to hang on a wall inside or outside still fuctional
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #25554 (stock #1827pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$25.00
Wonderful color; highly decorative. Both bottles have problems with tops. One has olf repair and you can see it is bound by wire; the other has a chip. Each is about 13" high. Priced to sell at $25/both.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Pre 1920 item #57372
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Seven Mettlach Villroy and Boch mugs or tumblers-5 have handles and two do not--all the same size--containing 1/4 liter -5 inch high and 2.75 inch diameter--six bear the city crests of German cities--Frankfurt,Bremen,Breslau,Berlin , Leipzig, and Nurnburg--the other has a pretty damsel with the word-Wohlenkomms--two have minor rim chips otherwise in good condition-no repairs or cracks--all marked as photo indicates--also incised ---a very nice collection
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1042055
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Fine 19thc FRENCH silver chalice-marked-9 inches tall-diameter 5 inch -gilt interior-no condition problems-good weight--1890s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720640
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German porcelain Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted --raised surface on 5.5 inch saucer-2.2 inch cup-no condition problems or repairs
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #88620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Talk about surviving, this Chinese Ming pottery incense burner is over 400 years old--American diplomatic family brought it out of Japan on the eve of WWII-Sancai--three-colored- green, yellow brown and aubergine blue--raised design is dominated by two sets of dragons chasing a pearl--each of the three legs protrude from the mouths of earth spirits--arms are removable for transport--piece is heavy-20-25 pounds--apparently in its history some one tried to lift the piece by the handles and broke ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1126535
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1200.00
Large Chinese Rose Medallion porcelain footed, well and tree platter-gilt high lights-, fine drawing, great colors-no condition problems or repairs-has indentation to catch juices from meat-this porcelain designed to hold and carve roasts-19 inches long-15 inches wide-3 inches high-heavy duty piece-great quality ca 1860 or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #160542
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$365.00
Hutschenruthen German porcelain candlesticks-a pair--signed with factory mark--also incised under glaze-TUTTER-7 inches high and 5.5 inches wide-about 70 years old--beautifully designed-cupids in motion-no condition problems or repairs-quality work
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22752 (stock #10547)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Persian Ceremonial Sprinklers. Silver on brass. Ca 1800. ostrich eggs heavily carved, one repaired - about half the silver on brass still exists...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1280698
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,550
Unusually rare Thai Ban Chiang painted pottery jug well before 1000AD--wear to surface but no repairs-- evidence piece was buried-18 inches tall-sturdy
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 : 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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #22324 (stock #10026)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$8750.00
Chest of Drawers. Dutch Marquetry. 18th c. 24" d x 44" h x 33" w.
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