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 : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #25547 (stock #1825pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Amber cut to clear; grape and geometric design. Deep cuts, no condition problems. Ca 1930 (or earlier). 11.5" high
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #23884 (stock #1513pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Attached underplates. Spoons and tops. Has an interesting crest that appears to be a bishop or cardinal's crest with inscription above and blow the crests. These are over 100 years old -- where in the 19th century is unknown. Fine quality and condition. $425.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Composition : Pre 1940 item #1090203
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2450.00
Under any circumstance a saber tooth tiger skull is something to find-this one is a hard plaster sculpture made to scale in the 1940s for a museum exhibition--it was recently replaced by a real one-reportedly this replica cost 4000.00 dollars at the time-the jaw moves-the surface has the detailed surface of bone with old bone patina-head can be removed from oak stand for shipping-find another-RARE-13 inches by 12 inches-8 inches wide-this is without mount and jaw open
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.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #24403 (stock #1679pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Statue with function. Solid cast iron 'stove pieces' served (ca 1860)to radiate heat. Overall height 13", round base 4" diameter. Weighs approx 20 lbs.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1289008
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,395
Pr Russian silver spice towers--both with Star of David footed bases with varying Klezmer band figures, Torah and a Jew at prayer, leading up to globe form hinged boxes with inlaid cabochons to lid. With assay master's mark of AA 1894 for Anatoly Apollonovich Artsybashev, 84, an unidentified city mark, and an unidentified maker's mark. Total approx. weight of two items is 3.56 troy oz. . Dimensions: 3.5" h. Condition: With light surface scratches, and minor dints/dings. These pieces symbolize i...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #23175 (stock #1256pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Pair of French mother of pearl Longettes, handle can be extended. Lens marked Lemaire F Paris, and Geo R Calhoun & Co Nashville, TN. It this isn't enough marking, the glasses are engraved with a previous owners name "Marina Woods Bell" The glasses don't just look pretty, they work! 4.5" X 2.5" collapsed, circa 1920, $425.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : S. America : Pre 1800 item #959425
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
Spanish Colonial 18thc oil on thick wood panel of St Isidore, patron saint of farmers-has iconic appearance with rim carved on the edge-piece was later framed-piece needs cleaning otherwise is in good condition-
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24252 (stock #1645pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
19th century work, signed L.(?) LaPorte.Blairsy, with large foundry mark and numbered 5 1466 16" high, 14" deep with tray (removable tray 7.5" x 6")Tray can be filled with flowers or pot pouri. Traces of gilding. $3800.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #132579
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
This hand-made wood model ship was made close to a 100 years ago-built from scratch-no kit here-minor restorations to rigging-21 inches by 12 inches by 3 inches-probably a schooner-no condition problems-has graceful lines-three masted
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #795769
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $885
Rare 19thc bamboo Japanese hexagon lacquered tea table-ca 1880s-has four folding shelves that protrude 4 inches over the 21.25 diameter of the table-each shelf is 10 inches by 11 inches-table is 28.25 inches tall-shelves fold in-- mechanisms work well--has basket 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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1268492
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $4,500
19thc large carved marble female bust of wood nymph by listed Italian American sculptor Vittorio Ciani{1858-1908} He worked out of Perth Amboy New Jersey-has 1985 Christies paper auction label-piece is signed by artist and dated 1885 on back of sculpture-no condition problems or repairs-21.50 inches high-15 inches wide and 11 inches deep--there are fine details on figures bodice not evident in my superb photography
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1960 item #119931
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$135.00
this is an American ink and watercolor fashion drawing-made in the 40s or 50s of a lady boldly dressed in a cape-image is 5 inches by 13 inches-framed 10 inches by 15 inches-no condition problems--this is Joan Crawfords taste and style-where is Mommy Dearest when she is needed?--30s or 40s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1072655
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2300.00
Spectacularly large glazed terrcotta Italian Della Robbia roundel-has crest as central decoration--possibly a Venetian crest-ca 1900-use inside or outside-31 inch diameter-3.5 inches thick--marked ITALY-weighs over 40 pounds--rare to find this size with this secular design-no condition problems-colors strong
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1920 item #1179785
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$925.00
Well painted, quality European oil on panel of idyllic garden scene--the male figure maybe Pan-unsigned-18 inches by 20 inches-22.25 inches by 24.75 inches with frame-painting need's cleaning-appears untouched-ca 1920 or earlier 20th century-has sketch of same painting on back.-academically trained artist-craquelure-authoritative brush strokes with plenty of paint
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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #889102
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $225
Antique German gilt bronze desk accessory- page turner or letter opener: in the form of a dagger, the blade decorated in relief with classical figures and designs. The handle is cast in a shape of a phoenix head holding the blade in its claw. Approx. 9-1/4"L. -no condition problems-neo classical-possibly Italian-ca 1860s-fine lost wax casting-no condition problems