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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303236
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents Republican civilian suffering in the conflict, -dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE...
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 : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #23122 (stock #1219)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Brass and leather, renaissance design. Great ornamentation. Leather in bellows damaged, but who cares? 25" high Casting on this is extrordinary and will embellish any Fireplace
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #24411 (stock #1686pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Spanish American War of 1898; honors the 2nd Texas Regiment, Volunteer Infantry, Garrity Rifles. These Americans are considered heroes, all volunteers; they won a war. The only unhappy people as a result are the Spaniards. 22.25" x 18.25" $425.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #22926 (stock #1113pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Villeroy and Boch wine pitcher, German inscription on 2 sides. Signed and numbered on base. 12 inch high x 9.5 wide from handle to spout. CA 1900
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #974684
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $275
English minted silver military decoration with original ribbon-WWI-has king George the Vth profile on the front with early 20thc warship on obverse-medal has letters and number inscribed on its edge indicating it was awarded to member of the Royal Navy--King George served in the Royal Navy and died in 1935-minor wear to silk ribbon-no condition problems-full sized breast medal-probably awarded for merit
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25298 (stock #496)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Silver Figurine, Chinese. Coolie with cart. Marked. 3.75 in long x 1.5 in deep x 2.5 in high. #22-99
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1700 item #1322110
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $635
Rare 17thc bronze astrolabe used in early navigation replaced later by sextant-6 inches high-4 inches wide-minor wear and oxidation-center brass screw possible replacement-has intricate engraving on both sides-real thing
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1295439
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,100
TAPIES, Antoni, (Spanish, 1923-2012): Cartel Nocturnal, lithography, 29 3/4'' x 21 3/4'', signed lower right, marked PA lower left, unframed, Sala Gaspar watermark lower right. CONDITION: no problems-freshly framed and matted Signed artist proof-with frame 28.5 by 37 inches-Tapies was famous in last half of 20thc and is in museums with sales records--considered a major modernist
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #24336 (stock #1666pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$235.00
Celebrating marriage of Napoleon and Josephine, probably issued at time of coronation. Empire, solid bronze. Marked with '958' and possible foundry mark. 8" diameter--no condition problems-lost wax process
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 : 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 : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #24338 (stock #1668pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
4.5" diameter, unsigned. Collection control number on back. Original patina. $325.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1298504
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #23014 (stock #1170pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$75.00
Print, signed by Coll H Smith del and Lazars SC, "Common Wolf", 6" X 3" sight size, matted 9" X 12", hand-colored. $75.
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 : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #22955 (stock #1117pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$196.00
Pair of 18th century French engravings, one signed "Le recontre" and the other " "La flotte" 13.5 inch x 10.5 inch frames. Ship motif
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #738634
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
Italian glazed terra cotta figure of a mounted knight or exotic warrior-perfect condition-signed by Pattarino inside-13 inches high-18 inches wide-7 inches deep --Pattarino was a famous 20thc ceramicist who worked in Florence--he made both non-secular and secular pieces-his work is stunning-his details and coloring unsurpassed