All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1246362
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$178.00
Small antique bronze Tantric Buddha with black patina composed of two figures--hollow cast with bronze cap over bottom with design--smaller figure straddling Buddha has one foot cast deformed--5 inches tall-traces of white powder material on lotus base--figures represent compassion and love
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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1492 item #1246326
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$360.00
antique carved limestone Khemer Buddha ensconced in cobra head throne-Buddha has slight smile found usually on Khemer pieces-displayed on attached high quality stepped hardwood base-9.5 inches high on stand 4.5 inches square
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #1245012
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2950.00
Very rare miniature Dutch 18thc silver tall case clock with enamel face-enamel work depicts early Dutch street scene-ornate clock case is silver and marked on back at bottom-clock works are marked SAMSON LONDON 25771-clock mechanism is sold as is-piece is 8 inches tall-1.4 inch deep-no condition problems--a real precious object virtu
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1244479
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Very fine American Civil War Union officers saber-signed W.H. Horstmann & Sons Philadelphia--brass sword guard has large US as part of design-blade is in good shape except the very tip is bent up-no scabbard-blade is covered with detailed patriotic designs to include maker name and US-40 inches long---quality weapon
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1244477
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Fine 19thc Chinese bronze censor-elephant form with detailed raised designs-in two pieces-top of censor has three of the tiny balls at corner tips missing-one remains-brown patina shows wear-no marks-7 incheswide-9.5 inches high-3 inches wide-handsome piece
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #1244474
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2850.00
Spectacular 19thc French Louis XVth mantel clock-enamel and ormolu face-Roman numerals- outside trimmed with wood and generously with bronze ormolu--works are complete-ornate ormolu sun burst pendulum-works are brass-chimes within are iron and have minor rust-no key-works seem to function as hands move when pendulum moves, but clock is sold as is-ormolu is complete, but needs cleaning to restore to original glow-28.5 high-16 inch wide-7.5 deep
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1900 item #1244471
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Rare pair of Bronze ormolu silver candelabra--made up of two Italian 16thc style military figures, one with sword the other with mace surmounted by candelabra each with six candle holders--soldiers clad in silver and gold armor-bobeches drilled for lights, but currently not electrifide--on stepped black marble bases--24 inches high-12 inches wide-6 inches deep-magnificent pair--needs cleaning-no repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1244289
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
19thc Spanish Colonial retablo painted on wood--Madonna and child-Madonna holds candle in right hand and Christ Child in left-believed to be the Madonna Candelera---wear to surface-6 by 8 inches-uncommon retablo-used in ceremonies
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1244268
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
unusual retablo painted on wood of unidentified saint-may be ST Anthony or St Francis of Assi-saint holds a bowl with two birds and a sprig of lilies-minor paint loss-burns from candles at bottom and on back-7.25 wide and 10 tall inches-used in adoration ceremonies
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 : Pre 1900 item #1244132
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
pair of late 19tc cast Iron American door stops-currently has a silver/black surface paint-no condition problems-marked on back inside-NR 3 and NR 4--can be used even as bookends-rare to find pair for use with double door-each 12 inches by 12 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1244119
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Stunning Italian glazed terra cotta plaque of Madonna and child in the style of Della Robbia-ca 19thc--nicks to surface edges, craqualure and some dirt ingrained in surface or glaze-colors bright and well defined sculpture-use inside or outside--25 tall 15 inches wide-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1244116
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
highly decorative Spanish Hispano-Mooresque style charger--ca 1900-piece is painted on tin-used to decorate Spanish revival homes-ca 1900-shows wear on back-colors and design strong-diameter 19.5 inches-2 inches deep--has vivid impact
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1700 item #1243121
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
This rare piece-uncertain of age, but the shield is probably early 19thc- the two Viking swords are much earlier- steel shield has rust but intricate Nordic designs are apparent and might have later brass band on edges-the sword with the wood handle has a drying crack-has high quality carving with fine patina and distinctive form with distinctive metal blade, hand forged that still sharp on both sides--the other sword with broad blade, having blood runners also sharp on both sides--pommel is hand forged as well as blade-the hilt is iron covered with wood and old hand tooled leather flap-handle is wrapped with braided leather-the provenance of the piece is that it was from the Royal Caribbean lines on a retired cruise ship named the Viking-it adorned the ships main dining room and ended up in a steamship line reception center in San Juan Puerto Rico--from there it fell into my hands--have not removed weapons from wood mounting=shield diameter is 24 inches-both swords 40 inches--
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre 1900 item #1242116
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Pair of 19thc retablos on tin- one St Anthony -the other three Saints-framed attractively in later iron frames each surmounted by cross--tin paintings have losses- both same size--9.75 inches by 6.75--plus frame dimensions--iron work in this form is rare
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1800 item #1241916
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
18thc Spanish flintlock pistol-18 inches-engraving on spine of barrel- engraved brass fittings-part of ram rod missing-firing-mechanism complete--has unique iron loop as part of trigger- probably used for remote action-metal components show wear=handsome item-stock has two old small brass plates to reinforce