All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #523004
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2250.00
Rare richly decorated Persian Oajar tile-has birds and flora worked into design- large 16 inch diameter and .75 inches thick--has elaborate system to hang it on the wall-ca 1800-no repairs-no condition problem-very fine work and considered a large tile-colorful-decorative -collectible--few ever make the market
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #995147
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Russian Imperial medal celebrating Romanov 300-year rule in Russia 1613-1913-original medal-first edition , ie Czar Nicolas without medal on chest-tarnish spot on medal-only fragment of ribbon remains
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #730894
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1675.00
Puerto Rican santos of three kings-signed a dated Domingo Orta- Ponce ,PR--1977-Orta was an important 20th carver in Puerto Rico-made of tropical wood-intentionally left unpainted-no condition problems-9'5 inches high-5 inches wide-11 inches long-handsome piece-proceeded directly from carver
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #23609 (stock #1432pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Marked 'Bidenbach' (Bohemian), circa 1860. Putti motif. Minor wear to color near base. pair no condition problems
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #263612
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
English oil on canvas by William Noble Hardwick 1805-1865-painting of Lyon,France in 1855-piece is signed .dated and titled on back on a label-18 inches by 30 inches-add 2 inches for gilt frame--artist is listed and has sales records--sketch for this painting sold for over 4000.00 USD-painting has been restored-canvas original with small patches--this is a stunning painting with great color and details of a major city in France 150 years ago
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #357344
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Pair of English sterling silver salts and two hallmarked spoons-one cobalt liner missing-2.25 diameter and two inches high--spoons can be sold separately-inquire
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1920 item #1271983
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Spectacular hour glass--actually sand measures about forty five minutes-tall enough to serve as side table-even has water rings on top to prove it-23 inches high-10.5 diameter-rare to find hour glass this large-no repairs or condition problem-it really workse
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24287 (stock #1653pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Classic scenes, including puttis. 7.75" x 6" harrassing a ram Definately over 200yrs wonderful patina--lost wax casting One corner cast on diagonal
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1800 item #878797
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $550
Unusual 18thc West Indies map of the Turk Islands with shallows- according to map legend it was made by Sir Edward Hawke while on the FRENCH sloops L"AIGLE and l' EMMERAUDE IN 1770 BY ORDER OF THE FRENCH GOVERNOR OF HISPANIOLA--15 inches by 21.25 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1282535
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Rare early 20thc African Colonial carved wood female-17 inches tall-wear to surface- no cracks-striking figure with painted highlights
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1900 item #1161308
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
19thc Spanish oil on board by Spanish painter Lizcano Y Esteban [Angel} Artist is important-listed- in museums and has sales records-signed lower left bottom- 6.5 inches by 8.5 inches-add 1.25 inches for gilt frame- Script on reverse indicates scene depicts stage coach robbery
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1232646
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Pre Columbian Taino tribe footed bowl-found buried in Puerto Rico over 50 years ago-repaired, but complete except for rim chip-trances of design inside bowl-large 11 inch diameter-4 inches high-rare find-authentic
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #1052123
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Italian 19thc oil on artist board of rural landscape-impressionist-from Venezuelan collection recently brought to Puerto Rico-artist board has part of Italian label-unsigned-painting needs cleaning as part of varnish discolored-charming academically executed painting-ca 1890s-old frame-new mat-22.5 by 17-add 3.5 inches for frame and mat-very nice painting from important house in Caracas
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #628521
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4895.00
Beautiful Spanish/Puerto Rican hand forged wrought Iron demilune that formed the top of a gate entrance of a 19th century historic Academia Catholica in Old San Juan Puerto Rico--school was built by Spaniards in the 19thc and was raised in the 1940s--this gate top is all that remains-has center cross and AC initials and address number--had piece sand blasted and painted with rust proof paint-use as gate top, headboard or interesting wall sculpture inside or outside--minor pitting-piece is stable...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1900 item #112290
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Good sized antique American gold leaf frame-38 inches by 34 inches on the outside-25.25 inches and 30.5 inches on the inside--frame needs attention-losses to surface and gold leaf touched up-once restored magnificent-worth the effort-priced accordingly-- about 120 yrs old--has old paper Detroit musuem lable on back--
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #22322 (stock #10014)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$38000.00
Painting, Barbizon School Still Life. Oil on canvas depicting stream and marsh in foreground with sheep grazing in field behind. Artist unknown. First class academic painting. Relined 47" h x 84" w.--has fine gilt frame
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1166476
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Beautiful hand turned, hand painted, glazed terra cotta tall Mexican vase-designed for long stemmed floral display--19.5 inches tall-very minor flecks-no repairs-great colors