All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24508 (stock #1727pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
By Strindberg (listed Swedish sculptor), dated "40" (1940) "Svenska draghundklubben". Otto Meyers appears to be the founder. Also in bold Swedish text " Viribus conjvnetis per silvas ad montes" The bronze plaque has been laid down on a brass plate that has been dedicated to "Till Hjalmar Ohrstedt for fortjanstfuitt arbete till draghundsportens framjande." Dare you to find another! Dogsledding is not an everyday thing, except maybe in Alaska, and that's not especially a center for antiques...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297274
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 4.5 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 #24252 (stock #1645pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
19th century work, signed L.(?) LaPorte.Blairsy, with large foundry mark and numbered 5 1466 16" high, 14" deep with tray (removable tray 7.5" x 6")Tray can be filled with flowers or pot pouri. Traces of gilding. $3800.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #23858 (stock #1500pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
For the fanciest table. Exquisitely made. Excellent condition six total
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #437778
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
very delicately made Chinese fern stand-painted hardwood-Mandarin red-stable-can carry heavy piece-nicely carved scrolling near the top all around-white surface condition disappears with furniture oil-overall condition excellent--12 by 12 inch top-44.25 inches tall--ca 1920s-works well in modern or antique interior
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #23833 (stock #1481pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4800.00
Circa 1600. Ming covered bowl. Deeply worked, dragon and foilant design. Excellent condition. Two-color glaze greens and yellows. 17" high, 17" diameter. Everything is right. $4800.-weighs 20-25 pounds
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 #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 : 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 : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #898600
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
beautifully made hand wrought iron Spanish floor candle stick or lamp-for lamp it must be wired through central hollow rod or can be used as is as pricket candle stick-drip pan is made of copper--duck feet tripodal-piece is heavy and sturdy-no condition problems-ca 1900-45 inches high-16 inch diameter at bottom
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 : 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 : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1900 item #1125683
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2550.00
Rare pair of 19thc Chinese Mandarin Rose bottle vases with foo dog lids-has fine work with unusual reserves- gilt highlights-no condition problems-no repairs-8.5 inches high with stoppers--seldom found
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #27039 (stock #082)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1495.00
Italian Deruta Vase converted to table lamp--renaissance designs--has typical copper luster finish--has two different medallion designs--large griffin handles--size 21 inches high-33 high as lamp-12 inches wide and 9 inches deep--this is a bold lamp not for timid taste-no condition problems- ca 1900
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.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25287 (stock #495)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
Silver Salt Shaker, American. Sterling. CA 1880. Marked. #236-95
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #23884 (stock #1513pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Attached underplates. Spoons and tops. Has an interesting crest that appears to be a bishop or cardinal's crest with inscription above and blow the crests. These are over 100 years old -- where in the 19th century is unknown. Fine quality and condition. $425.
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 : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1360239 (stock #0001cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $3,475
French ceramic pottery probably made for the exibution of 1860 in Paris. The item is in excelent condition for it age. Dimension is H/16 ,W/20, D/9 inches. Weight approximately 35 pounds.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #24617 (stock #1763)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Oval paier mache tray, ca 1840, rare sculpture-like painting. Small nicks on edge, otherwise in perfect condition. All handpainted. Beautiful condition. Problably allegorical, symbolizing freedom with the release of the dove. 15.75" x 12" Most likely French Hand painted
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Interior : Pre 1900 item #25085 (stock #421)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$100.00
Tiles, Dutch. 18C. Set of four. Religious and Human Motif. 5 x 5 in. Price is for each tile.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1232127
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
late 19thc Italian Apothecary jar or abarello-hand thrown-no repairs or condition problems-inside has two color glaze--marks on bottom intentionally obliterated for unknown reason-colors striking-drug it held was POC DE PAPANERA--10.5 inches tall.
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 : 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 : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #22671 (stock #10475)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Biedemeier Candle Stick. Brass. CA 1830-40. Price is for pair 8.75 inches high. For single 9.5 in high $155.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1920 item #1272000
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Superb Italian Venetian Murano glass bud vase swith dolphin motif-no condition problems or repair-6.75 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1910 item #1095452
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Quality walnut buffet with tambor doors and marble top-marble is serpentine with carved molded edge-ca 1930s-has metal tag on back--JOHN STUART EXCEPTIONAL FURNITURE-31 inches high 11.75 deep and 39 inches wide-unique size for buffet-no condition problems-1930
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 : 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 : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25170 (stock #445)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
silver Cup, Argentinian MATE. 19C. Silver and enamel. On tripodal feet with straw. 5.5 in high x 5 in span of feet.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #638180
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Rare pair of German Royal Bonn candlesticks-marked-perfect condition-no repairs-large-14 inches high-6.5 inch base-rose and magenta color--has flower design- with gilt trim--ca 1900