All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291956
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $85
Sterling Silver Reed & Barton tart server-classic rose pattern-blade is high grade stainless steel and handle is sterling -so barked on steel-9.75 inches-no condition problem
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1246333
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Beautiful Chinese 19thc clois0nne enamel petit bonsai planter-very minor wear with little oxidation on inside cavity-3 1/8 by 5 1/8 by 3 1/8--fine work-great color
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #88628
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
French dress sword-probably Napoleon III--has original scabbard-highly ornate handle with heads and empire designs--blade is engraved and is of the highest quality--tip is razor sharp-39 inches long and 4 inches wide--superb condition--about 150 years old
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #582797
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Beautifully carved nest of 4 Japanese hardwood tables--brought to Puerto Rico before WW II by sea captain-largest is 26.25 high with 20 by 14 inches top -smallest table has drawer--all have fitted glass tops that cover the high relief top carving--no condition problems or repairs--carving has Bushido warrior motif
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #23218 (stock #1279pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Gadrooning on the top side of inlaid rosewood box, ca 1900. Good condition, 8.5" wide X 5.75" deep X 3.5" high $225.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1184705
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1395.00
Rare 19thc Italian Carerra bas relief marble plaque of St Anthony and Christ Child-finely carved-mounted with brass mat and electrified sconces--wiring is old on sconces and should be replaced-no condition problems or repairs on marble-23 inches by 18.5 inches framed--when lighted this is an especially dramatic piece--brass mat can be polished if you prefer the glitz.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1700 item #1081143
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$6700.00
Rare 17thc carved gilt bas relief wall panel of St Peter --it was part of the decoration from Jesuit wood church in Greater Peru--now Bolivia-has custom tags from Bolivia on back-gilt is gold leaf-Jesuits were banned in area in early 18thc--these panels festooned the inside of churches-churches were almost always wood-wear to surface, but piece appears complete.49.5 high by 22.5 inches wide--relief comes out 4.5 inches-- St Peter carries the keys to the heavenly kingdom--one of kind-museum qual...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1300520
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $440
Antique Zulu war club or knob kierie-made from one piece of briarwood-fine patina-19.5 inches long-no repairs
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1213698
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
Japanese 18thc hand forged katana-marked on tang with file marks indicating it was made in Bunga area-steel tsuba-gilt highlighted menuki on pommel and handle that is covered with ray skin-menuki on both sides of handle appear to be shishi dogs-design on pommel and fuchi are dragons-blade is in fine condition =no rust--lacquered scabbard with no condition problems-38 inches long
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Pre 1900 item #97343
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
These intensely inlaid tables were made in Wales by a cluster of craftsmen over a 10- year period-roughly 1880-1890-they fall into the Aesthetic movement and are known Tumbridge tables-they come in various shapes and forms but the alternating colors of the inlay are consistent--this table is 30 inches in diameter and 30.5 inches high-the top screws off-there are restorations-top has been professionally reinforced by a wood panel under the top--it works just fine and controls cracking in the ve...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1837 VR item #1210736
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Large carved wood polychrome Crucifix Corpus-ca 1800 or earlier-probably Germanic based on hollowed out back to prevent splitting-piece has been repainted-there is hairline on left arm-high quality carving by master-piece is complete and all original-29 inches by 25 inches
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 : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #357581
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$85.00
Pair ornate French silver salts-marked- ca 1880s-no liners-no condition problems-2.5 inches length-2 inches wide and 1.5 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1280674
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,500
Exceptionally rare Thai Ban Chiang painted pottery jug well before 1000AD--wear to surface but no repairs-- evidence piece was buried-20 inches tall-sturdy
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #76996
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
Elaborately decorated Chinese Mandarin Palette pictorial plate-depicts a parade of Chinese warriors marching in disarray--colors are beautiful-9.5 inches-very small nick on edge-no repairs-has good age about 170 years
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #23012 (stock #1168pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$75.00
Print, signed by Coll H. Smith del and Lazars SC, "Magellanic Aguara Fox", 6" X 3" sight size, matted 9" X 12", hand-colored. $75.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #25498 (stock #1812pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,650
Gilt, hand carved frame. Part of cartouche on one frame is missing. Paintings on vellum and gilt embroidered. Parrot design. Back in excellent condition. My sense is that both paintings were done by the same artist. One depicts an artist painting a Madonna and child. The other is a painting of lady drinking from a cup with a serpent popping out. May have importance as reliquaries. 7" x 11"
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1168261
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Puerto Rican lithography Poster 1963 by Rafael N. Rivera Garcia signed in the poster-minor staining bottom edge-19 inches by 26 inches-framed