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All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #147405
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1235.00
Rare German inlaid Black Forest tilt-top table--inlay on top and some carving on pedestal use edelweiss flower as motif--top is 29 inches long and 21 inches wide-height is 29.5 inches-minor wear to varnish- small drying crack at juncture of top and pedestal-does not show when displayed-can be filled if desired-table sturdy and stable as is--screws replaced holding block on to of pedestal--overall condition excellent---wood is all walnut except secondary soft wood part of tilt-top mechanism--cen...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1232141
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Unique Chinese famille rose bowl-Ching dynasty-marked China on bottom--no condition problem or repairs-{ignore reflection of flash 0n surface of porcelain}--color strong-special green color on inside-5 inch square
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #25716 (stock #1839pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Male and female figures, sold as a pair because they go well together. Female 15.5" has small damage on foot. Male 16.5" has termite damage to the very top of the head--no termites now. Female is made of light-colored tropical wood. The male's wood is darker. ex-Private collection, estimated to be more than 70 years old. Fine quality carving. Price for pair $975.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1085447
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Each of two gilt frames with six neoclassical inspired glazed ceramic tiles counter-sunk in beige velvet matting and framed under glass. The 6" square tiles have oval black and white images of classical figures within a 3/4" foliate border in black, on a speckled faux marble antico rosa background, wool felt applied to the backs, stamped with "Fornasetti...Milano...Made in Italy" with a hand holding a paintbrush image. Overall each frame measures apprx. 46" x 11-1/2"...
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #22752 (stock #10547)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Persian Ceremonial Sprinklers. Silver on brass. Ca 1800. ostrich eggs heavily carved, one repaired - about half the silver on brass still exists...
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 : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #810596
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
Rare antique Scotch Compass -1900 or earlier-in brass housing-no condition problems-clean piece-diameter 10.5 with mounting ring 12 inches-6 inches deep-no condition problem-compass floats-marked on face- Christies & Wilson--Glascow-
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Charming early American Victorian salesman sampler of mahogany-- three drawer chest-minor nicks-has not been restored-complete-12 inches high-5.75 inches deep-and 10.25 wide-thses miniature chests are highly sought after
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #25553 (stock #1826pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Aubergine cut to clear. Probably Czech. No condition problems. Ca 1930 (or earlier). 11.5" high $425.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #620511
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Pair of American cut glass peg lamps--designed to fit into candle holders or sticks--Polish candlesticks shown here are for demonstration only and not included in purchase price-no shades-lamps are in excellent condition with new wicks.--lamps marked-7.5 inches high without shades--ca 1890s
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 : 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 : 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1246340
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Bronze 19thc East Indian figure of goddess Sarawan plays a sitar-over condition good with small old casting split on lotus base-base caps hollow figure with design on metal cover-12.5 inches tall-handsome figure
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1128353
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$165.00
Stunning Chinese Rose Medallion 8 inch porcelain plate-has court scene with six painted figures--rich border has gilt field under decoration-no condition problems-no repairs-ca 1860
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...