All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #22696 (stock #10498)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Old Paris Vases, Pair. CA 1900. Varigaed leaf Croton motif. Good condition. Wear to gold along top lip. Provenance: Tivoli Estate, Somerset, VA. 10.5 x 9.5 x 4.25 in deep.-unusal color and form-work beautifully on a mantle or buffet---can hold flowers-stand on bun feet
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #22395 (stock #10147)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
Chest on Stand, Dutch Oak. CA 1700. Storage in top, behind doors, and in drawer. Very good shape.
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 : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #88620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Talk about surviving, this Chinese Ming pottery incense burner is over 400 years old--American diplomatic family brought it out of Japan on the eve of WWII-Sancai--three-colored- green, yellow brown and aubergine blue--raised design is dominated by two sets of dragons chasing a pearl--each of the three legs protrude from the mouths of earth spirits--arms are removable for transport--piece is heavy-20-25 pounds--apparently in its history some one tried to lift the piece by the handles and broke ...
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
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 : 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 : Regional Art : Oceanic : Pre 1900 item #271949
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Filippino carved wood and polychrome santo of the fiercest preacher the world has known-St Vincent Ferrar-carved in hard tropical wood-losses-ca 1900-16 inches high with a 6 inch diameter--Not certain whether he preached REPENT AND DIE or REPENT OR DIE
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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1320514
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,400
large carved wood Latin American santo of Animas, a soul burning in Purgatory-glass eyes-surface losses- fingers damaged on one hand --depicts monk suffering for his sins in purgatory--dramatic sculpture-usually found only in small santos-rare rare rare-31 inches tall-17 inches wide 12 inches deep
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081720
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #602743
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2895.00
Thee piece Japanese salon set -sette and one chair match-other side chaie is slightly different but works well with the other two-made in the 20s and brought to Puerto Rico by merchant seaman-from his estate-sette is 61.25 long-26 inches deep-37.75 inches high-one chair is 25.75 inches long 20 inches deep and 34 inches high--the other side chair is 25.5 long-19.5-38 inches high- all made of hard wood, probably teak-all pieces deeply hand, chip carved with court scenes-all have dragon arms-no co...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $50
rare Reed & Barton Sterling silver scoop-marked classic rose pattern-6 inches long-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1055281
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
African hardwood divining stool-Luba tribe-seat supported by caryatids-two male and two females-figures separated by braided fiber dangling palm nuts-so seat rattles when moved-has geometric patters carved into seat-drying cracks-15.25 high-11.5 diameter-sturdy-wear to surface-provenance on request--this stool was used in conjuction throwing shells that divined the future
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #76998
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Elaborately decorated Chinese Mandarin Palette pictorial plate-9.5 inches-no condition problems-no repairs--center design appears to be a collection of women and children--maybe a harem? Chinese had them--beautiful colors--about 170 yrs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #23833 (stock #1481pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4800.00
Circa 1600. Ming covered bowl. Deeply worked, dragon and foilant design. Excellent condition. Two-color glaze greens and yellows. 17" high, 17" diameter. Everything is right. $4800.-weighs 20-25 pounds
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1800 item #1077876
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Rare pair are 18thc Dutch gilt metal flame shields- 36 inches high -17 inches wide--were used to retard heat from open flame lighting-pieces are reticulated to permit light pass through them-metal armature is hand forged-gilt metal high definition repousse-use on the wall or mount in base in front of fireplace--rare item-minor wear-over all condition is excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #1236682
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Rare French inlayed Louis XVth style planter with original tin liner--has gilt bronze mounts minor drying cracks where piece comes together-small part of marquetery on one side shown in picture one is damaged 13.5 inches wide 9.5 -6.5 inches high-turtle shaped-this table planter is larger than most planter of this type