All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #22955 (stock #1117pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$196.00
Pair of 18th century French engravings, one signed "Le recontre" and the other " "La flotte" 13.5 inch x 10.5 inch frames. Ship motif
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1302433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $725
Spanish Colonial 18thc carved wood dress-up saint of St Vincent Ferrer-who was the first and most famous brimstone and fire preacher-he carries a bible or book of gospels in his hand-has monks haircut, glass eyes-surface is blackened by candle smoke i-arms move and piece comes off base-24 inches high-every preacher needs him for inspiration--REPENT AND DIE
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #137030
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
French cut crystal chandelier with gilt bronze elements-neo classical with gilt bronze anthemions at top and guilloche designs on bronze center band--56 inch drop and 24 inch diameter--perfect for hallway although previous owner had it over his dinning table--bronze elements need cleaning---crystals in good shape-10 lights-operating condition-over 50 years old
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Exterior : Pre 1910 item #82707
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
You never find cast iron finials this form and size--looks like they came from Aladdins castle or Kremlin turrets or a Tasty Freeze stand-the pair are each 15.5 inches high-have a 5.75 inch square base-original paint has been removed-what remains is traces of rust colored paint--were cast in two pieces and welded together--it took a skilled welder to do the job--about 80 or 90 years old--need paint-make them as exotic as you wish--great doorstops for great doors-heavy
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1173947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Early 19thc French Fiance hand painted plate-marked on back VR and dedicated to Janice-10 inches in diameter-no condition problems-strong color
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #26606 (stock #048)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
Italian Ceramic 300yr dish with four feet 13 inches w1de x8.5 deep x 4.5 deep. has curled lip over hang--yellow background with blue renaissance motifs--condition is good-one foot repaired but intact--minor small chips-minor discoloration to glaze on inside of dish--this dish could be over 300yrs old and is of museum quality--rare-no nonsense
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 : 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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #25110 (stock #43)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Chest, German Pine. Magnificent pine chest with steel straps. Letter of original ownership inside indicating German origin. Circa 1880. Excellent condition. 28" h x 45" w x 26" d.--has lock but no key-belonged to woman named Barbra Elizebeth Wagner-letter inside explains her histiory and that of the chest--still useful albeit antique
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25298 (stock #496)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Silver Figurine, Chinese. Coolie with cart. Marked. 3.75 in long x 1.5 in deep x 2.5 in high. #22-99
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1900 item #22410 (stock #10231)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$7200.00
Mirrors, French.Pair. Mid 19th c. Hand carved wood. Gilt. 22" x 48".These are truly spectacular. mirrors are bevelled--carving refined and condition excellent These are rare,rare--pair, pair
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1228816
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Large German Silvered bronze inkwell-silver shows minor wear-ceramic retort is gone-no repairs-piece comes apart for transport-ca 1860s-very ornate and detailed casting with masks and rich intricate design-inkwell is surmounted by two putti on orbs--this is type of inkwell that was used at important official event signings- e.g.,treaties and surrender documents-11 inches in diameter and 9 inches high=believed to be unique
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #375529
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Two Russian solid brass candlesticks-not a pair -both figural-- made by same hand and feature a muzhik as a central figure-ca 1860s-pieces come apart and were cast in pieces and screw together-one 9 inches tall with 3.75 inch diameter-- the other 10 inches tall with 4.75 inch diameter--no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291930
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $525
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1292288
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Fancy American 12 inch sterling silver ladle-marked by maker as well as sterling stamp-no repairs or condition problems -Belle Epoch period
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 : 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
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Pre 1900 item #1207910
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Magnificent 19thc carved wood ebonized English Art Nouveau pedestal--has full body stork or crane as central motif-top is a carved lily pad--piece is very organic in composition-no repairs-original surface with very minor wear-37.5 inches high-top has 17.5 inch diameter-quality of carving is superb
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #22751 (stock #10544)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1500.00
Rug, Karabagh Armenian. CA 1940. Highly colored with floral design. Measures: 79.5 x 54.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #24069 (stock #1564pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Mossi Burkino Faso figure from Upper Volta, circa 1935. 21" Good condition. Ex-private collection. $650.
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 #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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1837 VR item #869670
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Rare Chinese ivory and bronze brush desk set- has two carved bas relief fou dogs in ivory with onyx or flint eyes-bronze is etched with intricate design-has holder for brush -pot for ink-piece is ca 1800-no condition problems-5.5 inches by 3 inches-very fine piece
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Exterior : Pre 1900 item #82827
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$785.00
Fan like transom found in Old San Juan Puerto Rico--forged wrought iron---53 inches wide and 23 inches high-rust and paint loss-no pieces missing-no repairs--used locally for wall decoration in houses and patios--heavy weight--an old part from the New World--120 years old or older
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 : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #442200
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #752021
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360270
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,550
Ceramic, Portuguese or French Palissy Plate. Three fishes, morena, frog, two clams two flying insects and a beetle in oval. 1860 to 1887 12,3/8 inches diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1198565
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
Rare large 27 inch diameter 20 inch high Shan rain drum-late 19thc-has naturally developed verdegris green patina on the bronze-piece weighs over 150 pounds-drum is complete-no repairs-small white paint splash easily removed-handsome piece either outdoors or indoors as a table-has frog motifs on top with compass star center with concentric designs-probably originally from Tonkin Gulf area
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 : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #357592
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$85.00
Ornate European salt--2.75 inches diameter and 1.5 inches high -unmarked-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125692
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Rare Chinese Rose Medallion shallow bowl-scalloped edges-ca 1860s or earlier-drawing crisp and colors strong-no repairs-9 inches diameter-2.5 inches high-no condition problems or repairs- bowls like this seldom on the market
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1800 item #519953
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4800.00
Very rare pair of 18thc spectacularly carved ,polychrome gilt Italian mirrors--36 by 14 inches-carving is complete--surface paint and gilt have losses and gesso shows through-easy to restore by painting restorer-- original paint colors, design, and most surface in tact-or if you want that ancien regime or shabby chic look-do not touch them--no termites dead or alive
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 : 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 : 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