All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22400 (stock #10198)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$8500.00
Buddha. Early Ming or late Sung Dynasty. 39" h x 20" w x 17" d. Carved wood. Fine patina with traces of turquoise paint. Piece is hollowed out. Mounted on later stand. Has all the quality and drama of a corporate show piece. Or for a person with the means and taste for the exquisite- Consider the piece Chinese---piece is over 400 years old--no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German Porcelain Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted-fluted edges on both cup and saucer-saucer is 5.5 inches-cup 2.5 inches-no condition problems-insects in design
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #23218 (stock #1279pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Gadrooning on the top side of inlaid rosewood box, ca 1900. Good condition, 8.5" wide X 5.75" deep X 3.5" high $225.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1320939
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $595
Rare antique Dan dance mask-given female figure that surmounts the mask, probably associated with fertility ritual-mask was used-surface shows age and use-complete-striking piece-museum quality-16 inches tall-7 inches wide-4 inches deep
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 : 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 : 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 : Ceramics : Pre 1910 item #1291765
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $350
Beautiful Islamic geometric tile from Syria-finely cut glazed tiles set up as a large tile-colors are dazzling-workmanship and design superb-made in first quarter 20thc--no condition problems or repairs-used outdoors or indoors-even as a table top-16 inches square with iron rim
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1900 item #1244471
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Rare pair of Bronze ormolu silver candelabra--made up of two Italian 16thc style military figures, one with sword the other with mace surmounted by candelabra each with six candle holders--soldiers clad in silver and gold armor-bobeches drilled for lights, but currently not electrifide--on stepped black marble bases--24 inches high-12 inches wide-6 inches deep-magnificent pair--needs cleaning-no repairs
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 : 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 : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #22832 (stock #1076pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Silver, cut glass, and etched, 3 glasses 7 inch high, one glass 8 inch high. Excellent condition, one glass with minor chip on rim. Rare glass and silver combination, marked, putti and dolphin motifs set of -1860s-rare
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #529703
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
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 : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081688
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Antique English silver plated turkey dome-has ornate removable handle- elaborate crest is etched on outside with motto in Latin FACIT TENUS-no condition problems-round shap with fluted edges -9 inches diameter
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
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Striking carved tropical wood santo of St Roche-has paper control tag on back from national Museum of the Phillipines with numbers-one arm missing and surface losses-12.5 inches tall
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 : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1117914
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Pr of Baule sculptures- carved tropical wood-made by same hand-detailed carving with tribal scars- fine patina from handling-each have beards- seated on animal--over 60 yrs old-13 inches--the other 12.5--straight from African collector-no repairs-no condition problems-rare quality
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pre 1700 item #1292029
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,500
Spanish 16thc Hispano Moresque bowl-13.6 inches diameter and 3 inches deep-bowl has been repaired with old staples but most of glaze remains-has hooks for hanging
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1800 item #1077876
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Rare pair are 18thc Dutch gilt metal flame shields- 36 inches high -17 inches wide--were used to retard heat from open flame lighting-pieces are reticulated to permit light pass through them-metal armature is hand forged-gilt metal high definition repousse-use on the wall or mount in base in front of fireplace--rare item-minor wear-over all condition is excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1287801
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Spectacular Venetian iridescent glass ewer-no repairs or condition problems-large size 14 inches tall--great color and design
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 : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #26033 (stock #122713)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Cone shaped receptacle, w/ 4 birds perched on lip and large tortoise crawling down. Small hole to suspend piece. Unique piece albeit with verdigris. 7.75" long, 3.5" wide, 2" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206144
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
19thc English burl walnut lap desk with brass fittings--ca 1860s-desk is attached to mahogany stand that has a stretcher-21 inches high-16 inches wide-9.5 inches deep-tooled leather writing surface shows wear-minor nicks on rich patina-splendid piece-desk was used by past owners
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1166476
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Beautiful hand turned, hand painted, glazed terra cotta tall Mexican vase-designed for long stemmed floral display--19.5 inches tall-very minor flecks-no repairs-great colors
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1093315
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
This is a fascinating piece of 19thc three color san chi Chinese pottery-a brush pot that has a bas relief Chinese design landscape populated with four immortals-no condition problems-piece is heavy--has three small feet so bottom is off surface-7.5 inches wide-4 inches high-7 inches --unusual and decorative--still can be used as brush pot
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1837 VR item #798346
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,050
Rare collection of four matching Spanish Colonial hand-turned polychrome pricket candlesticks--probably from altar-hardwood-marblelized color added later than original date of 1840s--my guess is that they are Brazilian- tripodal feet on triangular base-14 inches high to include iron pricket-on 4.25 inch base-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1837 VR item #1303868
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,295
Rare Spanish Colonial hallmarked high grade silver on wood reliquary-ca 1840s-relic long gone now with mirror substitute--hallmarked in two locations- carved wood portion is gilded---these are seldom found in hallmarked silver--18.5 inches high-no condition problems-stunning
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #50199
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$8500.00
Strong imposing handmade wrought iron console--uncertain of origin --maybe Italian or Spanish or even antique Egyptian--Thick marble top with doves breast carving on the edge-92 inches long--44 inches high and 26 inches deep--it is indestructible--the iron could take on a head on crash from a locomotive and destroy the locomotive--iron is very heavy gauge--had a iron maker craftsman tell me it would take two men over three months to make it apart from design consideration--has a basket filled w...
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 : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #620511
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Pair of American cut glass peg lamps--designed to fit into candle holders or sticks--Polish candlesticks shown here are for demonstration only and not included in purchase price-no shades-lamps are in excellent condition with new wicks.--lamps marked-7.5 inches high without shades--ca 1890s
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #22358 (stock #10057)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
Lamps, Italian Vases Beautiful colors. Pair. Enamel. Electrified. 25" h x 10.5" dia. 19th C Renaissance STYLE excellent condition with new shades--animals and mythical creatures in design
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #264816
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1246340
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Bronze 19thc East Indian figure of goddess Sarawan plays a sitar-over condition good with small old casting split on lotus base-base caps hollow figure with design on metal cover-12.5 inches tall-handsome figure