All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1093315
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
This is a fascinating piece of 19thc three color san chi Chinese pottery-a brush pot that has a bas relief Chinese design landscape populated with four immortals-no condition problems-piece is heavy--has three small feet so bottom is off surface-7.5 inches wide-4 inches high-7 inches --unusual and decorative--still can be used as brush pot
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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1950 item #1360301 (stock #0003cm)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $845
Ceramic mask by Italian professor Pattarino. Silueta of male faces. H/11 W/8 D/4. Signed.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1950 item #191750
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Bronze life-sized bust of famous Spanish author and philosopher Jose Ortega Y Gasset-1888-1955-set on polished granite base 18 inches by 18 inches and that is two inches thick-bust is 17.75 inches by 14 inches wide and 7 inches deep--is signed JEAN and has Spanish text OJO which means LOOK--Gasset wrote REVOLT OF THE MASSES and is widely quoted--he enjoyed almost cult like following-believed intellectuals should be political leaders-no condition problem -bust was sculptured toward the end of his...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German Porcelain Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted-fluted edges on both cup and saucer-saucer is 5.5 inches-cup 2.5 inches-no condition problems-insects in design
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297274
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1320660
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $625
Early antique Beta Tribe tropical hardwood dance mask-ca 19thc-was used in ceremonies --mask surface shows age and wear-mask is heavy from dense wood--11 inches high 7 inches wide- 6 inches deep--remarkable mask-has Dark Vader aspect
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #74319
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
A very pretty glazed terra cotta hand-painted covered Italian vessel--made on a pottery wheel-7.5 inches tall with a 6 inch diameter-no condition problems-signed on bottom to incude 20s paper label that indicates it was once in Ontario Canadian jewelry shop--strong colors--yellow apples or lemons on a dark background
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Textiles : Apparel : Pre 1940 item #435881
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$585.00
Lonely?--how about a mannequin-Hawaiian-resembles Liz Taylor in her prime, but just a little more exotic-no dental bills-no divorce-no shop to drop syndrome--no closets full of shoes--and no chattering--ca 1950s-51 inches high by 16 inches wide-lady has a few skin problems-legs and arms come off-she never has headaches-overall condition good
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1950 item #1232947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Here is a fine example of both calligraphy and genealogy-It is a family tree of noble aristocrats in the Hapsburg Austrian Hungarian Empire--high national awards and decorations gleaned by the family over the years are pictured in watercolors--text is in ink and appears entries are made by different hand at different times--piece is on parchment or vellum and stands alone as piece art. unframed-- no condition problems.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #24389 (stock #1670pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Dated 1-1806, titled 'Napoleon'. Oval 4" x 3" $425.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1910 item #974240
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Belgian Order of Honor medal-WWI -has silver palm on top of red silk ribbon-has crown on front centered in Maltese cross-has unusual roll hanger to suspend it-full-sized breast medal-obverse has Sevre-like logo on back--medal awarded for extended service-it is knights degree-striking medal-no condition problems
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Classic Danish porcelain statute of Hans Christian Anderson,19th century author of fairy tales-national hero of Denmark--marked with Royal Copenhagen mark inside bottom--no repairs-no condition problems-mint condition-9 inches high-6.5 inches at base--made in the 1950s-has serial number as well as mark
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1292285
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Spectacularly fancy French Ladle-Belle Epoch period-has scallop shaped bowl with gold wash-12 inches long-has French makers mark as well Sterling 925 fine over 1000-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1837 VR item #1317151
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Handsome early 19thc Italian terracotta bust of medieval scholar-hand sculpted-wear to patina-you can leave surface as is to demonstrate age or easily touched up-unsigned-large 18 inches wide-18.5 high 7 inches deep-almost life sized-no cracks or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25287 (stock #495)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
Silver Salt Shaker, American. Sterling. CA 1880. Marked. #236-95
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1837 VR item #1283396
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Pr English early 19thc Botanical lithographs magnificently framed-one with roses from botanical by Nuttal, Fisher and Dixon from Liverpool dtd 1817 and the other from botanical by S.Curtis, Walworth dtd May 1 1830-one lithograph is 9 inches by 10 inches add 4.5 inches all around for mat and gilt frame-11 inches by 8 inches-add 5.5 inches all around--no condition problems or repairs
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