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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #23353 (stock #1329)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1185.00
American military, ca 1860. Complete, excellent condition with ormolu remaining. 32" long x 5" wide.It is rare to find a weapon that was carried in this condition. Ormolu on bronze has not been polished off and much of the bluing with design remains on the blade. IF you are obsessed by condition, you will not be disappointed
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents Republican militia in the conflict, -dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE 1937-sign...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1292031
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,100
16thc Spanish Hispano Moresque luster bowl--15.25 inches diameter and 5 inches deep=has been repaired-some glaze missing-has hooks to hang
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #414909
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$365.00
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 : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1213504
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1995.00
Meiji hand forged dagger with exquisitely carved old ivory handle and scabbard--there are 23 figures carved in bas relief-depicts celebration dance over enemy whose two heads are in a basket at base of scabbard--there is a signature shield of the ivory carver at base of scabbard-13.5 inches-blade is in good condition and retains polish. handle has drying cracks-fuchi collar has minor damage on the inner ring-small kozuka appears missing- tsuba is loose--museum quality for certain
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1199561
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
SENUFO AFRICAN CARVED WOOD TRIBAL ART HELMET HEADDRESS. With curved continuous horns above a standing bird figure flanked by male and female forms, the lower rim pierced for raffia. Height 10.5 inches (26.5 cm).Shows wear-complete-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1920 item #1272000
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Superb Italian Venetian Murano glass bud vase swith dolphin motif-no condition problems or repair-6.75 inches high
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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1940 item #437753
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$7875.00
This iron sculpture belongs in the Guggenhiem Museum--believed to be inspired by a WWII naval anti aircraft deck gun-was made in the 1940s--composed of welded iron parts from assorted objects, all of which appear vintage--big piece--55 inches wide 33 inches deep and 58 inches high-on casters and gun tilts-very special piece-if you are bold, place in center of the living room-not for hen pecked husband--one of a kind-composed by skilled craftsman--had to take close to year to create--no condition...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25254 (stock #492)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$85.00
Silver Salt Shakers, Set. Two. 2 in high. #275-93
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24508 (stock #1727pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
By Strindberg (listed Swedish sculptor), dated "40" (1940) "Svenska draghundklubben". Otto Meyers appears to be the founder. Also in bold Swedish text " Viribus conjvnetis per silvas ad montes" The bronze plaque has been laid down on a brass plate that has been dedicated to "Till Hjalmar Ohrstedt for fortjanstfuitt arbete till draghundsportens framjande." Dare you to find another! Dogsledding is not an everyday thing, except maybe in Alaska, and that's not especially a center for antiques. Th...
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1950 item #804540
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Danish oil on board of European town square with obelisk monument--one of many paintings that have been in storage for over 40 years in Puerto Rico--belonged to estate where owners lived in Denmark for years-very fine painting-1940s modern-no condition problems-11.5 inches by 16 inches-striking painting with warm colors--signed with initials PLI
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #168689
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
two first class watercolors of European scenes--11.75 inches by 16 inches-add 3.5 inches for fine frame and mat-paintings are signed-looks like Moan--one signature below the mat--painter most likely European-very fine condition-probably from the 1st quarter 20th century--very nice work by trained artist
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.