All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Bohemian : Pre 1910 item #1292158
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $395
Exceptional early 20thc Bohemian Moser Ruby cut glass vase festooned with gilt with the cutting developing raised lozenges on the six sides-very minor wear to gilt-no chips or repairs-8.75 inches high-unsigned
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1173940
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Early 9thc French hand painted fiance plate-great color-signed on back VR-10 inches diameter-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #165096
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
This is a very large German porcelain teapot-marked on bisquit bottom -Augustus Rex initials-ie Dresden-hand painted floral design--K initial on one side-think K is for king or kaiser?-one hairline near the bottom on the side that goes nowhere--does not affect integrity of pot--teapot holds liquid just fine--8.5 inches high-9 inches from spout to handle in width--this is one imposing tea pot-no chips-no repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #580267
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Large English watercolor of beautiful garden with pool-unsigned-ca 1930-has period thin frame with traces of gilt-hand drawn French mat-painting is 21.75 inches by 13.75 inches-add 4 inches for mat and frame-minor rub near top-easily touched up if it bothers you-colors spectacular-no cuts or repairs-original condition--reflections in glass when it was photographed
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #57154
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Spanish colonial rat-tailed spoon--11 inches long and 1.75 inches wide--some say the spoon was used to stir soup or stew and spear meat in the pot--other believe that the spoon was used by the senoritas and senoras as a decorative hair piece used also as sharp weapon to protect themselves from unwanted advances-in either instance it is a functional piece--condition is good-one small rip in the spoon portion -over 200 yrs old
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1054363
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Early 20thc Colonial African Yoruba helmet mask-mounted,but easily removed-from special collection provenance furnished on request-mask represents colonial native constabulary-hat is French kepi-well carved with much character-surface wear and shrinkage cracks- left ear has minor damage-figure has tribal scars-helmet was used in dances and shows wear.unmounted 7 inches high-10 inches deep-7 inches wide-mounted 11 inches high -rare sculpture-museum quality-early 20thc
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #601120
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$725.00
Unusual compendium Islamic camel bone inlaid wood cabinet box--two doors open to reveal 9 drawers--design is unique as it stays from normal Islamic geometric designs with a swan crest and four swans inlaid on top --probably made for Christan Arabic family-or European-definitely Islamic-bought in Damascus. ca 1900--except for one wood pull on front door, excellent condition-wood is hardwood-14.5 wide-10.75 deep and 12 inches high-rare, decorative and useful
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360266 (stock #0006cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $975
Ceramic, Portuguese Palissy plate. Lobster and clams in a oval. 1860 to 1887 13 inches diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1167235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
Stunning French faience plate with armorial design-has motto in French S'ils Te Mordant Les Moralaix [If you bite me, I bite]-small nicks on edges-no repairs-marked under glaze in blue-maker Porquier-well designed with smal ermine tales in small top shield and ship sails-intense color- ca 1900 or earlier-9 inch diameter-hand painted
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #429655
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1195.00
Lovely English papier mache tilt to table-mother of pearl inlay-gold leaf and polychrome highlites on black background-scalloped shaped rim -tripodal base -minor wear to gold leaf-varnish shows wear-table is stable-no repairs-appears in original condition-39 inches high folded-22 inches diameter--27.5 inches high as open table--a useful decorative piece of highest quality-ca 1880s-probably from Brighton Beach, England MFG
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1128340
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$625.00
Unusual Rose Medallion Chinese Porcelain diamond shaped porcelain relish plate-court figures as central motif- richly decorated border with designs and drawings over gilt field-10 inches long-8 inches wide-2 inches high-rare piece-no condition problems or repairs-ca 1860 or earlier-piece has weight
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
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #464479
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Very colorful late 18thc or early 19thc Spanish glazed terra cotta bowl-11.25 inch diameter and 2.5 inches deep-piece is hand painted-sides have lobes-colors and design striking- minor knicks to edges of glaze on rim-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : East Indian : Pre 1910 item #1247041
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Fancy Anglo Indian small desk and matching chair-covered with designed punched silver like metal--chair has elephant motifs to include fresh fabric seat with repeated elephant pattern-no condition problems or repairs-chair is 24 inches wide-34 inches high and 18 inches deep-desk is 30 inches long by 17 inches deep and 28 inches high-richly decorated pieces
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #131049
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$150.00
Finnish medal or decoration-dated 1918--has the look of a German iron cross but it not-Finland was deeply involved with Germany at this time-3.5 inches including ribbon-very minor surface loss-overall condition good
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22497 (stock #10368)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$145.00
Chinese Wine Vessel. CA 1800. Enamel over bronze. 6.75 inches high.This piece could be older--there is one small knick in enamel on one side near handle-shown on pics--piece was probably used for rituals--came from private collection-Quality piece-
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #905244
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,750
Highly detailed Spanish watercolor of Alhambra--signed lower right hand corner-A.Sanchez ALHAMBRA-late 19thc-17.75 inches by 27 inches-plus well carved wood gold leaf frame. no condition problems-glass is non glare