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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1232127
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
late 19thc Italian Apothecary jar or abarello-hand thrown-no repairs or condition problems-inside has two color glaze--marks on bottom intentionally obliterated for unknown reason-colors striking-drug it held was POC DE PAPANERA--10.5 inches tall.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #24296 (stock #1658pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Sight size 11.0" x 14.5" - Framed size 22.5" x 18.25" Litho signed by artist (as well as on plate) Early 20th century, no condition problems. $375.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : West Indian : Pre 1900 item #1201819
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
octagonal mahogany Puerto Rican Arts & Crafts table ca 1900-25 inch diameter and 27.5 inches high-made in Puerto Rico ca 1900-cross bottom bracing fixed with removable wedges--there is glass top that expands diameter available-no condition problems-piece is sturdy-spade shaped cut outs on legs
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #25486 (stock #1807pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Early 19th century porcelain bust of Napoleonic military bodyguard. Paris crossed arrow markings, fine condition. Very colorful. Yellow, black, orange, green. Very detailed designs in his scarf, hair and mustache, wears a Legion d' honeur. His name or his deed is inscribed on the base, "Poncet g diere (?) 1806" 13" high, 8" wide Striking--consider it a sculpture in fine porcelian--no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Pre 1900 item #1207910
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Magnificent 19thc carved wood ebonized English Art Nouveau pedestal--has full body stork or crane as central motif-top is a carved lily pad--piece is very organic in composition-no repairs-original surface with very minor wear-37.5 inches high-top has 17.5 inch diameter-quality of carving is superb
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 : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #26033 (stock #122713)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Cone shaped receptacle, w/ 4 birds perched on lip and large tortoise crawling down. Small hole to suspend piece. Unique piece albeit with verdigris. 7.75" long, 3.5" wide, 2" deep.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1239744
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Rare Cuban colored lithography of seaside view of Santiago De Cuba-has view of sailing ships and fort-colors bright-ca 1860s-titled at top ISLE DE CUBA and at bottom MORRO Y ENTRADA DEL PUERTO SANTIAGO DE CUBA--10.25 inches by 7.50 inches -add 3.5 inches all around for recent mat and black wood frame-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #24504 (stock #1722pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Oil on artist board. Signed in Cyrillic, on front 'K.D.' and on back, 'Koval'. 19" x 13" sight size. $395.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1168245
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$175.00
Puerto Rican lithography signed in pencil Andy Busco 1975-edition nr 4/10- 10 inches by 10 inches-add 3.5 inches for frame and mat-foxing
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360249 (stock #0004pl)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $895
Ceramic, Portuguese or French Palissy Plate, two lizards biting snake and three beetles in oval, signed. 1860 to 1887. 9,1/4 inches
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1900 item #625686
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2350.00
Unusually large drawing on thick artist paper ca 1890s--depicts two young ladies who with flower garlands that just finished a May Day dance Colors are stunning and drawing is excellent quality--color is provided by watercolor and possible added pastel--piece is unsigned-appears to be almost English Pre Raphelite, but source insisted it was German -the condition is good-no repairs or cuts, but there are small scratches to the surface easily touched up with watercolor--painting has not been rest...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Collector Plates : Pre 1900 item #1360245 (stock #0003pl)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $735
Ceramic, Portuguese Palissy Plate two lizards, snail,,two beetles and ....... in oval 1860 to 1887. 8,1/8 inches
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081685
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$465.00
English Antique silver plate turkey dome-has removable ornate handle-arm with fist holding flower etched into outside of dome-no condition problems-15 inches long-10.25 inches wide-10 inches high-oval shape-from an age of elegance
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #414605
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Beautiful glazed pottery ewer,Ming period,Chinese Swankolok,made by Chinese in SE Asia,-form is stunning-dragon handle, ribs on neck of main body of piece and carefully applied designs-rooster head motif on body and thick green turquoise glaze and form makes you think of 4th century Persian piece--but dragon head whips you back to Chinese origin-9.5 inches high and 4 inches wide-no condition problems or repairs-fascinating quality piece
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 : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1930 item #975886
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $175
Japanese Silver Military decoration of the Order of the Sacred Treasure-has original presentation box-hallmarked or dedicated in Japanese on obverse-full sized-ca 1930 or earlier-minor wear to ribbon and box-no condition problems