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 : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1837 VR item #1138482
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1750.00
Early 19thc French bronze ormolu five-light candelabra-never electrified--has full body putti component as well as what appears to be French Severe porcelain tablet of putti---minor wear to gilding-no repairs-20 inches high 10 inch diameter-6 inch depth- detailed lost wax casting on figure and all candelabra elements
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1079657
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
very fine late 19thc Japanese bronze brush pot-highly decorated-brushes fit into handle-pot is hinged-free standing-14 inches long-3.75 inches high-pot is hex sided with each panel decorated with different blown out figures-high quality piece-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360262 (stock #0007cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,550
Ceramic, Portuguese Palissy plate. Clams and mussels in oval , 17,1/8 inches diameter , signed. 1860 to 1887
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 : Folk Art : Baskets : Pre 1900 item #654381
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Rare American black polychrome tole bread basket--traditional gilt grape motif on inside edges-14 inches long-5.5 inches wide-3 inches deep-rolled edges-signed on bottom G D Need??-wear on bottom -very small ding in one corner minor-overall condition excellent--no repairs-ca 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1128340
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$625.00
Unusual Rose Medallion Chinese Porcelain diamond shaped porcelain relish plate-court figures as central motif- richly decorated border with designs and drawings over gilt field-10 inches long-8 inches wide-2 inches high-rare piece-no condition problems or repairs-ca 1860 or earlier-piece has weight
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Early : Pre 1900 item #860659
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $950
Spectacular mid-19thc eight-sided Spanish brazier-brass center set in wood with 8 pictorial bone inlay scenes-top is also decorated with bronze elements-edges are trimmed with bone inlay also- salamonic twisted legs-piece is sturdy-needs restoration of some of the inlay pictures or can left as is-recommend yellow varnish on pictorial- inlay be removed-minor chips and scratches-this is one of the most ornate braziers that has come into my inventory- rarity-16 inches high-32 inch diameter-perfec...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1360259 (stock #0001ms)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,775
Pair of antique majolica asimetric wall brackets H/7 W/14 D/6
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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1056938
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$435.00
Very rare carved wood santo of St Catherine of Egypt.ca 1860 from Uruguay-original paint with some missing-piece is free standing,but at one had a base. There are plenty of paintings depicting this saint, however this is the first santo of her in my possession. the santo carries her attribute, a wheel on which was tortured-sculpture is 9.5 inches tall-the ermine cape is free
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Pre 1900 item #271949
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Filippino carved wood and polychrome santo of the fiercest preacher the world has known-St Vincent Ferrar-carved in hard tropical wood-losses-ca 1900-16 inches high with a 6 inch diameter--Not certain whether he preached REPENT AND DIE or REPENT OR DIE
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1910 item #614511
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2575.00
Very special Puerto Rican solid mahogany partners desk --piece comes apart for shipping-top is separate-four sides are separate-- two center desk drawers come out--top is thick and binds desk together when assembled -66 inches wide by 39.5 inches deep-30 inches high--partners desk so designed for two persons-no condition problems--made in Puerto Rico in the 1920s--Deco Design is period and clean--there are four pull out typing or computor platforms--two on each side--made in Puetrto Rico in the ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #523004
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2250.00
Rare richly decorated Persian Oajar tile-has birds and flora worked into design- large 16 inch diameter and .75 inches thick--has elaborate system to hang it on the wall-ca 1800-no repairs-no condition problem-very fine work and considered a large tile-colorful-decorative -collectible--few ever make the market
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #26772 (stock #067)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
German Stoneware tureen with pigs head handle - body festooned with grape leaves-13 inches high 11 inches at widest point--not marked but is of the highest quality--no condition problems-handmade--inspired by somebody who liked pigs and grapes--must have been some guy
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #23143 (stock #1235)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2175.00
Crest Central European,maybe Danzig area, either Prussian or Polish, solid bronze-weighs over 100 pounds Had been attached to a wall. Deep casting, dark patina. 30" high X 26" wide X 7" deep. Parts of the old mortar still adhered to piece. Lion and an eagle , both powerful symbols individually Together overwhelming. It had to belong to a family of noble warriors This is the real thing not Hollywood.--no condition problems-no repairs-eagle has crown over it-18thc or earlier
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1920 item #1233097
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Puerto Rican mahogany chess table-ca 1920s-designed as handkerchief table that top size can be reduced by folding hinged top--when opened chess surface is 23 inches by 23 inches--piece 29.5 inches high-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1238483
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Archaic faience Egyptian tomb Ushabti-all original-no repairs-has traces of turquoise glaze on front over impressed hieroglyphics--6 inches tall-genuine-wear to surface
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1179107
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Four framed 16th century Spanish Tiles-Tiles are thick and designs are raised with each color applied separately in kiln-chips and expected wear-colors bright-in fine frame with tiles uniquely held by bronze center screw-12 inches by 12 inches framed-one tile does not the other three designs
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #26583 (stock #038)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Chinese glazed Terra Cotta Blue stand made in ancient form usually reserved for bronzes--strong solid Blue color--condition is good with very minor knicks on the bottom and expected glaze imperfections--top is 8-sided 16.50 high and 12inches wide and 9 deep. can be used in garden or indoors--rare piece with great color
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 : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #24009 (stock #1549pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$175.00
Signed by Nekrassoff. Triangular shape, 11" x 11" x 11". Hand made three bowl dish. Pewter Nekrassoff a Russian produced works in France, Argentinia and the US This piece was made in the US about 75 yrs ago--no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #26179 (stock #122718)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Male and female figures of high density, heavy tropical wood. Female 21" tall, male 22" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24220 (stock #161)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$7800.00
19th c. bronze titled "Lioness on the Move". Signed: T. Cartier. Listed in Benezit. Lost wax process. Excellent condition. Antique marble base not attached. A powerful sculpture. 17" h x 24" w x 9" d.
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 : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1303564
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $950
Finely cast bronze large Chinese Buddha 22 inches high by 16 inches wide by 10 inches deep --no condition problems or repairs-ornate with fine detailed relief casting on front and back-impressive
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 : Jewelry : Russian : Pre 1900 item #1166681
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Beautiful Russian brass clad box, probably for jewelery-ca 1900 or earlier-has six polished agates inset into box-box needs polishing-8 by 8 inches-4.25 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #442244
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$265.00
very practical pair of turned oak Spanish suit case stands-20 inches high-13 inches wide open- uniquely hinged in center of stretcher, so can be folded and stored when not in use-made in the first quarter 20th century-sturdy, handsome and useful-no condition problem-will be waxed at time of sale-no flecks of paint will adhere--first pair I have handled
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125687
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
Chinese Rose Medallion porcelain bowl-ca 1860s or earlier-no condition problems-no repairs-colors strong-drawing crisp-four different drawings on sides-edges scalloped-10 inches diameter-5 inches tall-.rare piece
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #22453 (stock #10340)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Bronze Roundel. Mark Antonio. 8.75 inch dia.---Italian-1880s--probably grand tour piece--very nice neo-classic piece-put on a stand or mount it--According to Shakesphere-Jules Ceasar said as he succumbed to stab wounds by his assassins--Mark Antoneys blow was the unkindest cut of all--good quality casting-sharp profile