All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1900 item #1303583
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $695
Stunning English papier mache inlay and heavy gilded lap desk-highest quality probably "Brighton Beach "-minor surface wear-has both original ink bottles-14 inches by 10 inches-mother of pearl inlay flower design as well as intense gilding on all sides-- tooled red leather writing surface--ca 1880s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #414605
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Beautiful glazed pottery ewer,Ming period,Chinese Swankolok,made by Chinese in SE Asia,-form is stunning-dragon handle, ribs on neck of main body of piece and carefully applied designs-rooster head motif on body and thick green turquoise glaze and form makes you think of 4th century Persian piece--but dragon head whips you back to Chinese origin-9.5 inches high and 4 inches wide-no condition problems or repairs-fascinating quality piece
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 : 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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #637918
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$785.00
Large Spanish Colonial carved tropical wood santo--19thc St Jaoquin-probably Fillipino-19thc-minor paint loss-one hand has damage and drying crack on base and torso-piece stands well-16 inches-impressive
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #357333
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Very special French silver and cut glass figural salts--ca 1880s-no condition problems-in the form of winged victory- bottom 3 inches length-1 3/8 inches wide-and 4.5 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 : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1282535
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Rare early 20thc African Colonial carved wood female-17 inches tall-wear to surface- no cracks-striking figure with painted highlights
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
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Coin : Pre 1910 item #357749
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$150.00
Pair Spanish coin silver bowls--has authentic silver Spainish coins as bottom center in each bowl-3.75 inches diameter-7/8 inches high-use for nuts or sweetmeats
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 : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1097024
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Rare pair 18thc Persian Qjar vases-long neck-probably for libation during Shiite ceremonies-each has different birds and design but with same color matrix-15.5 inches high and 6 inch diameter-condition is good with irregularities in kiln glazing-brought to Puerto Rico by ayatolla-in one family for years
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #683956
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2750.00
Wonderfully deeply carved Indian hardwood demilune console table--rosewood-36 inches wide by 18 inches deep-28.5 inches high--base has full bodied cranes, herons or storks-no condition problems-mid 19th century-sturdy
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720606
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$300.00
18thc German Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted-overal condition excellent-no repairs-deep saucer-very minor nick on 5.25 inch diameter saucer-cup is 2 inches high-design at bottom inside cup-raised edges on cup
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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1910 item #1146425
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Tighly woven fiber basket from the Yanomami tribe located in the Venezuela/Columbian region-has complicated geometric design that is evident on the inside on outside-no condition problems-13.5 diameter and 1.25 inches deep-from missionary collection
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 : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24254 (stock #1647pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
Allegorical piece symbolizing Bourbon restoration after collapse of Napolean. Ca 1810 Dark patina. Excellent condition. 16.75" high, 6" at deepest point, 8.5" at widest...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1081729
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Six sterling silver demitasse spoons with vermiel-marked Denmark sterling silver-has box-there are three designs on handles-repeated on two spoons each-no condition problems-box original-each spoon is 4 inches
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1910 item #858625
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $775
Rare hardwood East Indian wall shelf-has architectural elements reflecting East Indian motifs-well carved-gilt paint-30 inches high-24 inches wide and 6 inches deep-no condition problems-ca 1900-probably teak
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 : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #130872
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2000.00
These are unusually large Islamic Tuareg amphora vessels--strong color with black and white designs on orange background-made of thick terra cotta material-these are heavy pieces designed to be used and they were-age is 200 years plus-minor damage to one spout and one handle-minor surface losses--stands are modern--25 inches high-on stands 28 inches high--vessels most likely made by the same hand-ex collection prominent collector of Islamic furniture and decorative items--sell at Paris auction f...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1292285
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Spectacularly fancy French Ladle-Belle Epoch period-has scallop shaped bowl with gold wash-12 inches long-has French makers mark as well Sterling 925 fine over 1000-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22497 (stock #10368)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$145.00
Chinese Wine Vessel. CA 1800. Enamel over bronze. 6.75 inches high.This piece could be older--there is one small knick in enamel on one side near handle-shown on pics--piece was probably used for rituals--came from private collection-Quality piece-
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360265 (stock #0005cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $975
Ceramic decorative Portuguese Palissy plate. Crab, clams. 1860 to 1887, 13 inches diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #429655
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1195.00
Lovely English papier mache tilt to table-mother of pearl inlay-gold leaf and polychrome highlites on black background-scalloped shaped rim -tripodal base -minor wear to gold leaf-varnish shows wear-table is stable-no repairs-appears in original condition-39 inches high folded-22 inches diameter--27.5 inches high as open table--a useful decorative piece of highest quality-ca 1880s-probably from Brighton Beach, England MFG
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #27217 (stock #092)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1850.00
Magnificent Italian majolica vase--120yrs old-15 inches high-5 inhces wide-no condition problems-no marks-nice color--gamboling puttis and Pan masks
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1089288
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2450.00
Very charming 18thc Portuguese tile picture composed of 42 tiles set in plaster- edged in wood-overall 35 inches high by 32 inches wide-overall condition good with one small repair on corner of tile at the top-{shown}-blue and white tile picture of a boy with his greyhound-can be mounted on wall as is--rare piece-found in Puerto Rico
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #752021
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1280674
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,500
Exceptionally rare Thai Ban Chiang painted pottery jug well before 1000AD--wear to surface but no repairs-- evidence piece was buried-20 inches tall-sturdy
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre 1910 item #866906
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,800
This is an extraordinary Moroccan wedding dress-must have been the daughter of a rich merchant-piece has hand-embroidered designs-festooned with linked coins and 18 metallic/enamel brooches. -professionally displayed in plexiglass frame-56 by 48 inches-3.5 inches deep-some rub spots on inside of plexiglass where metallic pieces rubbed against plastic 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1246333
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Beautiful Chinese 19thc clois0nne enamel petit bonsai planter-very minor wear with little oxidation on inside cavity-3 1/8 by 5 1/8 by 3 1/8--fine work-great color
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1289008
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,395
Pr Russian silver spice towers--both with Star of David footed bases with varying Klezmer band figures, Torah and a Jew at prayer, leading up to globe form hinged boxes with inlaid cabochons to lid. With assay master's mark of AA 1894 for Anatoly Apollonovich Artsybashev, 84, an unidentified city mark, and an unidentified maker's mark. Total approx. weight of two items is 3.56 troy oz. . Dimensions: 3.5" h. Condition: With light surface scratches, and minor dints/dings...
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 : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #27107 (stock #086)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1595.00
Unusal pair of Austrian candelsticks--ca 1845--Biedemier period--lead weighted fruit wood stepped bases--wrought iron designs to include center iron heart and cut iron vines--most likely belonged to the order of the sacred heart or a devotee--12 inches by eight inches--minor paint loss--repair to one corner of a base--handsome pieces in good shape--signed on the bottom--Huber Wien 62/3 and other text--definately from Vienna--if your not a friend of the sacred heart, buy them for your sweet heart...