All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1930 item #864755
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,400
Magnificent leather covered sculpture of elephant with trunk up-considered to be young elephant with short tusks-tusks made of wood-glass eyes-61 inches high to top of trunk-48 inches wide-25 inches deep-minor abrasions to leather- piece is sturdy and free standing-rare piece-overall condition is good-ca 1930s-great size-probably made to order
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #96868
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
A very fine bronze of Mozarts hero from the Barber of Seville-FIGARO-FIGARO-FIGARO--Green verdegris patina--34.5 inches high with 12 by 10 inch base--this is an imposing sculpture of Figaro with his barber basin in late 18th century Spanish dress-weighs around a 100 pounds--no condition problems-cast with lost wax process-finished beautifully-late 19th century--the glorious opera is about love,manners,politics and class-however Figaros name has been used for newspapers,restaurants,and cat food ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #23271 (stock #1299pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Delicately made. Glazed terra cotta, Marked on bottom "M Italy", circa 1930. Sold as a set. $185.
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #22923 (stock #1111pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Indian bronze framed table mirror, 17.5 inch long x 12 inch wide $495.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #25732 (stock #1842pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
ca 1810. Figure of Napoleon pointing to England. Finger he is pointing with has last digit missing. Top of clock is spelter. Bottom is ormulu over slabs of marble. This is all housed in a toile base. Closk brass works are French, seems original and works on a silk thread (pendulum). The bell emits a tiny and strike--one clock hand is missing. I think this clock is period Napoleon. I believe it was produced as cheap as possible to appeal to the masses--hence marble slabs instead of solid marble. ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360262 (stock #0007cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,550
Ceramic, Portuguese Palissy plate. Clams and mussels in oval , 17,1/8 inches diameter , signed. 1860 to 1887
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #23028 (stock #1182)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Engraved design on iron, circa 1800, 30.5" long X 9" wide. Superb metal work--no condition problems--probably used in Shiite rituals-quality piece
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1065148
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$985.00
Watercolor and quash of elephant by listed American artist Emmanual Rommano 1897-1984--in US and European museum collections- sales records-signed-well framed under glass-colors strong-no condition problems.10 inches by 13 inches--add 6 inched for mat and gilt wood frame
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #23849
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
Mid-19th century. Carved gilt wood with parcel gilt pair of shishi dogs-Painted glass eyes. Superb carving. Male and female. Good size. 17" high, 6.75" wide, 14" long. Try to find another pair!-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #348550
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2595.00
Very fine English mahogany regency console table or desk-with fresh tooled green leather, gold embossed top-serpentine front with single drawer-curved dolphin feet in front supported in back by cut out wood splats-43.5 inches wide-21 inches deep and 28.5 inches high--stunning piece-dual use-- primary and base woods are mahogany-top has layer of veneer around leather inlay top- minor cracks in this veneer on left hand side top--does nor affect appearance or use--carving and workmanship top notch...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1910 item #974023
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $575
Four Imperial German military decoration-early 20thc mounted to wear on uniform-iron cross dated 1914-has W in center and crown on top-obverse 1813-oak leaf design and crown with FW below-Maltese cross with word merent and crossed swords above-obverse rampant lion and 1866--WWI badge dated 1914-1918-fourth medal is reservist 1st class-three decorations are bronze and the fourth iron-all have associated ribbons albeit worn
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297367
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $795
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 47.5 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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Pre 1900 item #152931
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
a very nice pair of pugs-marked Germany on the side of the base-slight difference in size-appear to be male and female-each carries a basket with pug puppies-minor wear to gilt on pups-no condition problems-6.75 inches and 7 inches high-bases 5.5 inches by 2.5 inches-absolutely charming pair--perfect on fire place mantel--ca 1900
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #1193937
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Very rare 19thc bronze neo classic Roman style chandelier-based on classic oil lamp- decorated with gilt relief masks, palmettes,and acanthus swags-ca 1890s--19.50 inch drop with 12 inch diameter--gilt relief shows wear and could be refreshed if you wish more glitz-no condition problems. Bronze is heavy and well cast and patinated-probably French and used in Empire settings
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Russian : Pre 1960 item #1262394
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
striking Russian Socialist realism portriat of a Soviet soldier who fought at Stalingrad named Piotr Kuzmitch Grigorenko=painter is A.A. Prokopenko-painted in 1960s provenance is from artist studio and Gallery NR 50 with galleries in Moscow and Amsterdam-18 inches by 15.5 inches==has certificate of origin signed by gallery owner affixed to back--NATO should post this portrait in Brussel office as a historical reminder before its takes on Russia.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1910 item #974689
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $275
English 19thc minted silver medal-with original silk ribbon-inscribed edge-front has profile of King Edward the VIIth who died in 1910-obverse inscribed "for long service in the volunteer force-full chest medal-- minor wear to ribbon-no condition problems