All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #414909
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$365.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #442200
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1910 item #1146435
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
richly woven fiber basket from the Yanomami tribe of the Amazon region on the Venezuela/Columbian border--design comes through on the inside and underside-13.5 diameter and 1.25 inches deep-no condition problems -from missionary collection
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1258189
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $180
Rare 19thc letter or stationary box disguised as old leather-bound books--used to hide contents on bookshelves or used straight forwardly on desk-losses to paper on top and to leather especially on one side-inside papered with classy antique paper-has great look--12 inches tall-8 inches deep-10 inches wide-professionally made with gold stamped leather-probably English
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125695
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
Chinese Rose Medallion porcelain sauce boat-no condition problems-ca 1860s or earlier-has unique twisted porcelain handle-colors strong-drawing crisp-7 inches wide-3.75 deep-3 inches high-no condition problems-no repairs
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 : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #865205
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,895
This is a functional architectural Victorian bird cage-it has a tray that can be removed for cleaning -four separate hinged doors to enter the cage-top cupola comes off for transport and cage lifts off table-like stand-large steeple tip missing-nine of the smaller steeple tops have minor tip damage--minor rust on wire elements-- over all condition is good considering age and detailed composition--piece is assembled and cut from solid teak--first quarter 20thc-20.5 inches square-65.5 inches high...
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1249920
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575.00
Stunning 17tnc polychrome Dutch Delft Tile-large 9 inch and 1 inch thick tile-- without repair-minor surface wear, so it was probably used on wall-great color and design-rare
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1180176
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Pair of Ottoman Turk iron stirrups with textile trappings-stirrups have etched designs in iron and could be earlier than 19thc-trappings are added later are very colorful, clean and of high quality -each 7.5 inches length x 5 inches width x 9 inches high-fine hand work
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #791711
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $950
Rare 19thc bamboo Japanese hexagon lacquered tea table-ca 1880s-has four folding shelves that protrude 3 inches over the 22.25 diameter of the table-each shelf is 8.25 inches by 11 inches-table is 28.25 inches tall-shelves fold in-- mechanisms work well--has rhombic 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 : 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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #1360273
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $950
French terracotta maiolica roof tile in monkey form.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1900 item #512733
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1395.00
Beautiful Arts and Crafts style fern stand-- hand forged, patinated bronze base with original polychrome copper urn-- attributed to famous America metallurgist designer Oskar Bach {1885 1957]--Bach was collected by the rich and famous of his time-Rockerfellers, Doubleday, Dupont--his work is found at Empire State Building , Rockerfeller Center--piece is carefully cut and hand worked -no welding or brazing-rivet construction--no repairs-minor wear to paint of copper urn-overall condition excell...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1292284
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $395
Eight beautifully decorated English Minton 9 inch luncheon plates with bird of paradise center design surrounded by unusual green and flowered borders-no chips or repairs-marked with makers mark as well as indented mark--first class porcelain by famous maker
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #23230 (stock #1280pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
"El Sol de San Luis", inlaid Mexican box. Periodicos Garcia Valseca and scrolls inlaid, also cactus trees. 9.5" long X 5.5" high X 3.5" high $225.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #22389 (stock #1009PR)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
German 19th century cut crystal stein with porcelain and pewter, initials A.M. on the pewter part. Top depicts the 19th century Munich Opera House before it was destroyed and replaced by another opera house-- excellent condition.
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #651436
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
Rare carved 18th century Pakistani bulk storage bin or chest-opens from top-it is big-used for rice or grain-two legs have termite damage, but will be repaired prior to sale-tongue and groove construction-50 inches long by 29.5 deep and 46 inches high, plus 7.5 inches for finials-dramatic-superb geometric carving-great patina--can be used as plinth-sturdy and strong
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 : 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 : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1920 item #898072
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $875
Nine-light wrought iron chandelier- has original frosted glass shades-no condition problems-should be cleaned-36 inch drop-28 inch diameter-ca 1920s-1930s-good solid weight-found in Puerto Rico
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #23597 (stock #1416pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2200.00
Probably European, ca 1960. 29" long, 16" high, 12" wide. $2200./pair
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #27040 (stock #083)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Italian Deruta vase 12 inches high and 7 inches wide--part of handle missing-otherwise in perfect condition--has typical copper luster--is signed--renaissance designs--nice piece
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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