All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1900 item #741326
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$985.00
lovely pair of gilt bronze double crystal sconces-shades are etched--possibly pieces were formally gas or kerosene-no condition problems-17 inches across-8 inches high-comes out 9 inches from the wall --Have another double pair and a single that are sold separately.--beautiful pieces-ca 1900 or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #357333
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Very special French silver and cut glass figural salts--ca 1880s-no condition problems-in the form of winged victory- bottom 3 inches length-1 3/8 inches wide-and 4.5 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1227783
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Exquisite English four piece vanity set composed of three brushes and a beveled hand mirror--all pieces are signed on edges with English sterling marks-each piece is inlayed on the shell with intricate design-no condition problems or repairs-mirror id 9.5 inches with 5 inch diameter--this set is for an elegant lady-others need not apply-first quarter 20thc
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1244477
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Fine 19thc Chinese bronze censor-elephant form with detailed raised designs-in two pieces-top of censor has three of the tiny balls at corner tips missing-one remains-brown patina shows wear-no marks-7 incheswide-9.5 inches high-3 inches wide-handsome piece
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1910 item #1244144
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
American cast iron door stop in form od thorough bred horse-no repairs -wear to paint-marked on inside COPYRIGHT 1949-WAYNSBORO VIRGINA-CRK---11 inches wide-10 inches high-well defined casting
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 #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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1248110
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
19thc retablo on tin of the Holy Family-minor losses to surface--has modern tin frame with overall 17 inches by 14 inches--hard to find image
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1910 item #1287018
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $195
early carved wood African medicine box-has fitted lid as well bas relief carved feet--shows wear and was certainly used to contain all sorts of magical tribal items-oval shape 9 inches by 7 inches-5.75 inches high
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 : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1179107
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Four framed 16th century Spanish Tiles-Tiles are thick and designs are raised with each color applied separately in kiln-chips and expected wear-colors bright-in fine frame with tiles uniquely held by bronze center screw-12 inches by 12 inches framed-one tile does not the other three designs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1271446
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Unusual Venetian Glass Murano gilt glass cruet- example of art and function fused-has lip to pour and glass handles-no repairs or condition problems-6.75 inches tall-ca 1900s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1238729
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
This is a spectacular large Italian glazed pottery or majolica urn-Istoriato-hand painted, glazed- classic designs-with high relief masks--caryatid and snake handles-21.5 inches high-13 inches wide-m.-great colors and volume-signed Italy on bottom as well as with factory mark--probably from Urbino region-ca 1890s or earlier-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #1236682
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Rare French inlayed Louis XVth style planter with original tin liner--has gilt bronze mounts minor drying cracks where piece comes together-small part of marquetery on one side shown in picture one is damaged 13.5 inches wide 9.5 -6.5 inches high-turtle shaped-this table planter is larger than most planter of this type
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1228816
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Large German Silvered bronze inkwell-silver shows minor wear-ceramic retort is gone-no repairs-piece comes apart for transport-ca 1860s-very ornate and detailed casting with masks and rich intricate design-inkwell is surmounted by two putti on orbs--this is type of inkwell that was used at important official event signings- e.g.,treaties and surrender documents-11 inches in diameter and 9 inches high=believed to be unique
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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1910 item #1297820
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $890
Signed Pigalle Italian terracotta sculpture of cupid or putti with bird-13.5 inches by 9 inches by 16 inches high-hand carved before fired-ca 1900-wing of bird repaired-high quality sculpture
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #22955 (stock #1117pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$196.00
Pair of 18th century French engravings, one signed "Le recontre" and the other " "La flotte" 13.5 inch x 10.5 inch frames. Ship motif