All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360264
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $255
Ceramic, Portuguese or French Palissy vessel. Two branches with four olives. 1860 to 1887 H/5 W4,1/4 D/3 inches.
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 : 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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #27925 (stock #10120)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$28,000.00
Bronze, Moor and Lion. 19th c. French or German. 31" x 34" X 21" d. Signed indistinctly lost wax process--definitely antique Massive multiple sculpture--wood base included It depicts a fearsome struggle for survival.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1900 item #276713
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
19th century rose medallion teapot in original woven wicker container-teapot marked in red on bottom-container has complete brass fittings--no condition problems or repairs--inside wicker container shows wear and dirt on fabric-whole piece is 9 inches high with a 9 inch diameter top-piece is over 120 years and is still all set for tea party-colors strong- very little wear
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1990 item #1228345
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
20thc neo classic bronze Italian bas relief and incised plaque--by listed artist Nicola Lazzari-dated 1984--beautifully cast with gamboling puttis and neo classical motifs-titled IN VIGNAL FESTINA LENTE--founder appears to be G Martino-15.5 inches by 16.5 inches-use inside or outside-designed with cast frame
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1980 item #778594
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Very interesting colored ink or pencil abstract drawing by American artist-signed Kahler 81 lower right hand side--has been locked in a trust until 2008-info on back indicated from Capricorn Gallery-Philip Desind Living Trust-Barbra Desind Kerman Trustee--no condition problems or fading-framed under glass--29 inches by 19 inches-add 2 inches for clean mat and oak frame--a striking work of art that took much time, skill and patience to create
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1287528
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $425
rare archaic Thai painted pottery jug Ban Chiang--10 inches high with 9 in width-repairs to lip-good color--unusual form and painted design
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1164543
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$360.00
19thc carved tropical hardwood santo of Jesus Christ-probably Columbian-missing halo and one hand-wear to suface paint-11 inches tall
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 : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #56220
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1195.00
French 100year old Majolica piece configured as a lamp--good size-20 inches high and 13 inches in diameter--sets on configured painted wood base--probably originally an oil lamp or part of an elaborate lighting device--strong colors--motif appears to be a water plant--but who knows?--I am not a botanist
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #88620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Talk about surviving, this Chinese Ming pottery incense burner is over 400 years old--American diplomatic family brought it out of Japan on the eve of WWII-Sancai--three-colored- green, yellow brown and aubergine blue--raised design is dominated by two sets of dragons chasing a pearl--each of the three legs protrude from the mouths of earth spirits--arms are removable for transport--piece is heavy-20-25 pounds--apparently in its history some one tried to lift the piece by the handles and broke ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #23858 (stock #1500pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
For the fanciest table. Exquisitely made. Excellent condition six total
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1930 item #864755
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,400
Magnificent leather covered sculpture of elephant with trunk up-considered to be young elephant with short tusks-tusks made of wood-glass eyes-61 inches high to top of trunk-48 inches wide-25 inches deep-minor abrasions to leather- piece is sturdy and free standing-rare piece-overall condition is good-ca 1930s-great size-probably made to order
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #22742 (stock #10541)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
sold
Rug, Karabagh Armenian. CA 1940. Highly colored with floral design. Measures: 80.5 x 52.5 inches clean
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 : Metals : Iron : Pre 1900 item #165085
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Unique pair of polychrome cast iron bookends in the form of a Revolutionary War soldier or Minuteman-made in America in the last part of the 19th century probably as centennial pieces marking 100 years of American independence--losses to paint-no repairs-heavy enough to use as door stops-9 inches by 6 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #23099 (stock #1198pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Neo-classic, raised designs, circa 1860, excellent condition. Minor chip on bottom rim. 4" high x 4.25" diameter. $195.