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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #24203 (stock #1605pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
8" diameter plate with crucifiction scene. Two minor chips on rim. Some crazing. Minor condition problems when considering age. $395.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #22389 (stock #1009PR)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
German 19th century cut crystal stein with porcelain and pewter, initials A.M. on the pewter part. Top depicts the 19th century Munich Opera House before it was destroyed and replaced by another opera house-- excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #493619
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
This 1890s gaslite chandelier has been converted to electric-six light with original cut and raised design glass shades-crystal pendants--gilt bronze metal base to fixture-36 inch diameter-46 inch drop--from home in old San Juan, Puerto Rico where it hung for years
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1910 item #1146411
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Nicely woven fiber basket from the Amazon region made by the Yanomami tribe located on the Venezuela/Columbian border--has frog motif centered in geometric field-no condition problems-16.50 inches and 1.5 inches deep-from missionary collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1320939
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $595
Rare antique Dan dance mask-given female figure that surmounts the mask, probably associated with fertility ritual-mask was used-surface shows age and use-complete-striking piece-museum quality-16 inches tall-7 inches wide-4 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pre 1800 item #547652
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$90.00
18thc Dutch aubergine tile--strong color-5.5 inches by 5.5 inches-very small nick upper left corner-flower bouquet motif-strong color
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1800 item #1138475
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Rare French 19thc faiance figure of St John the Baptist with eagle attribute-minor crazing to surface-seldom found-never with such an earnest face--14.5 inches high on 4 inch base
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1292288
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Fancy American 12 inch sterling silver ladle-marked by maker as well as sterling stamp-no repairs or condition problems -Belle Epoch period
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1900 item #499141
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Splendid Spanish Colonial painted and carved bench-- tropical hardwood-gessoed and painted --designs chip carved into bench-rush seat-some silver gilt highlights-- losses to surface-no repairs-sturdy-ready to go-rush seat shows wear, but is serviceable--39 inches long-- 21 inches deep and 32 inches high--from South America-piece has good weight and solid construction-ca 1880s-quality antique piece
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #50199
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$8500.00
Strong imposing handmade wrought iron console--uncertain of origin --maybe Italian or Spanish or even antique Egyptian--Thick marble top with doves breast carving on the edge-92 inches long--44 inches high and 26 inches deep--it is indestructible--the iron could take on a head on crash from a locomotive and destroy the locomotive--iron is very heavy gauge--had a iron maker craftsman tell me it would take two men over three months to make it apart from design consideration--has a basket filled w...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #529703
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Pre 1910 item #474411
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
beautifully carved granite fountain basin and splash block--two pieces--splash block has dedication that can be ground off-no condition problems-high quality pieces-basin is 22 inch by 19 inches deep and 19 high--splash block is 23 inches high-23 inches wide and 1.75 inches deep-ca 1910-substantial piece-could survive direct hit by rocket launched grenade-use inside or out-has classic design with clean carving
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #67600
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575.00
Magnificent early Samsom porcelain box-with worked bronze trim-5.25 inches long-2.75 inches high and 3 inches deep-with different painting on the top, sides and front and back-- no repairs-no condition problems--marked with crossed swords with cross bar blue under glaze--Marcolini period Meissen first quarter 19th century--but it is Samson the great French imitator--- very fine highly decorated hand painted porcelain piece--front is serpentine---given its high quality Samson porcelain is collect...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1700 item #1266912
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Very early antique Chinese storage jar-has beautiful thick caramel glaze-hand thrown-fine form-no condition problems or repairs--6.25 inches high--7 inch diameter--believed to be before Ming period
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1920 item #1271983
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Spectacular hour glass--actually sand measures about forty five minutes-tall enough to serve as side table-even has water rings on top to prove it-23 inches high-10.5 diameter-rare to find hour glass this large-no repairs or condition problem-it really workse
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1910 item #1095452
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Quality walnut buffet with tambor doors and marble top-marble is serpentine with carved molded edge-ca 1930s-has metal tag on back--JOHN STUART EXCEPTIONAL FURNITURE-31 inches high 11.75 deep and 39 inches wide-unique size for buffet-no condition problems-1930
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1910 item #858625
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $775
Rare hardwood East Indian wall shelf-has architectural elements reflecting East Indian motifs-well carved-gilt paint-30 inches high-24 inches wide and 6 inches deep-no condition problems-ca 1900-probably teak