All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1700 item #870574
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,650
Rare East Indian tropical hardwood carved architectural figural temple panel-about 300 years old-main subject is 4-arm Lakashmi goddess- other deities also portrayed-losses to carving-traces of polychrome on panel-piece has good solid weight and is stable-14 inches wide-39 inches high-4 inches deep-strikingly powerful piece
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1319303
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $195
Unusual hand carved sculpture of pair of dancing damsels-ladies are barefoot wearing classical garb, but hairdos do not appear classical--the women certainly not beauties--probably French or possibly a momento from a visit to Lesbos--needs cleaning and a small chip at the end of the base-10 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1128353
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$165.00
Stunning Chinese Rose Medallion 8 inch porcelain plate-has court scene with six painted figures--rich border has gilt field under decoration-no condition problems-no repairs-ca 1860
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Exterior : Pre 1900 item #82827
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$785.00
Fan like transom found in Old San Juan Puerto Rico--forged wrought iron---53 inches wide and 23 inches high-rust and paint loss-no pieces missing-no repairs--used locally for wall decoration in houses and patios--heavy weight--an old part from the New World--120 years old or older
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22643 (stock #10459)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Chinese Leather Hat Box. Qing Dynasty. Highly polished leather. 15.5x16 in dia.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1184525
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
Mounted carved Carerra marble bas relief of Dante No condition problems or repairs to marble-minor losses to frame and there is wear to red velvet mat. Unusual full length carving of Dante-22 inches by 14 inches framed
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65587
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575.00
Hand-colored lithograph created by Frank Lemon for the Curtis Aeronautical Corporation--signed -only 500 copies made--copyright 1928--this piece celebrates aviation event--WITH THE BEAT OF ONE HIS WING CHARLES GOES TO PARIS 1927--foxing on the edges-central image bright--other works by Lemon on website
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 : 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
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #22524 (stock #10405)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
Sevre Lamps. Pair. signed. CA 1900. Ormolu base.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1950 item #1360302 (stock #0004cm)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $725
Ceramic mask after Italian professor Pattarino. Male face with vine leafs and colored grapes. H/12 W/11 D4.1/2.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Drugstore : Pre 1900 item #1193924
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
Very rare heavy cut crystal glass English sweet gin dispenser--has original spigot that even measures shots-except for minor nicks on edge of top where piece was filled with fluid -top covers them-letters are cut into glass and filled with gilt--BOORD & SONS FINEST UNSWEETENED GIN--there also acid etched advertisement in small letters on side--ca 1900-a spectacular piece of early glass-heavy weight-27.50 inches high-11 inches in diameter-glass ribs cut on sides
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 : 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 : 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 : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1260423
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $265
Rare 19thc Swedish carved wood board used to press linen-these were used throughout Scandinavia--wood is thick pine-handle is dovetailed into base board-drying cracks but they do not destab1lize piece. Finely chip carved with scroll design--these are rare as many ended up as fire wood--white flecks are packing materials-piece never painted-30.50 inches long-6 inches wide-1.75 inches thick
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #25716 (stock #1839pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Male and female figures, sold as a pair because they go well together. Female 15.5" has small damage on foot. Male 16.5" has termite damage to the very top of the head--no termites now. Female is made of light-colored tropical wood. The male's wood is darker. ex-Private collection, estimated to be more than 70 years old. Fine quality carving. Price for pair $975.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #77897
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
The amazing thing about this French Old Paris inkwell is that with all its components that it has survived intact--except for wear to the gilding, the set is in excellent condition--all parts are there and no repairs--designed also to hold stamps-7 inches wide, 3.50 inches deep and 5 inches high--about 140 yrs old