Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
Rare pre WW2 hardwood lute with a wonderful carving of a kneeling figure on the top. The bottom decorated with a Singa head. Very good wear and patina. H. 67 cm. Comes with a custom made stand. From a Dutch private collection.
A baby carrier made of wood and woven rattan, decorated with a woven panel of glass beads, strings of glass beads, bronze bells, bone ornaments, animal teeth and a wooden sculpture. Dayak, Borneo, ca. 2nd quarter of the 20th century. The bead panel possibly earlier as they were passed on from generation to generation. H. 33 cm , W. 36 cm.