Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1401098
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
The Yaka live in southwestern Congo. Their small power figures, called 'Yiteke', serve as protective amulets against misfortune, witchcraft, illness and death. The Yaka figure presented here wears a ‘magic ball’ around the middle of its body, as is often found amongst the Teke, the northern neighbours of the Yaka. In such balls, the ‘ritual specialist’ of the community (priest, magician, healer etc.) packs his ‘magic material’ out of plants, earth and small objects, through which the...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1401096
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
The Yaka live in southwestern Congo. Their small power figures, called 'Yiteke', serve as protective amulets against misfortune, witchcraft, illness and death. The Yaka figure presented here wears a ‘magic ball’ around the middle of its body, as is often found amongst the Teke, the northern neighbours of the Yaka. In such balls, the ‘ritual specialist’ of the community (priest, magician, healer etc.) packs his ‘magic material’ out of plants, earth and small objects, through which the...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1401095
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€750.00
An early Baule Pulley with a glossy black patina. H. 14,5 cm. Ex. Collection van der. Zee, Leerdam, The Netherlands.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1401094
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€350.00
Every dish with a different decoration. Diameter 13 cm. All in good condition with normal age wear. From Shanxi province. All dishes with cyclical date 1843.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1401092
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
Lacquer and wickerwork, the inside of the lid serves as a presentation bowl for sweets. Decorated with Buddhist symbols. H. 16 cm, diameter 15 cm. Cyclical date 1857. Good condition with normal age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1401090
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
Xian province, rare dated baket in lacquer a d wickerwork. Finely decorated with Buddhist symbols. H. 13 cm, diameter 12 cm. Bares the cyclical date 1828. Minor chips and age wear.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1399184
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€375.00
Guangdong, mid 20th century. H. 34 and 31,5 cm. Custom made stands included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1399183
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€750.00
A rectangular repoussé box, decorated with peony, floral sprays and Buddhist symbols. The sides decorated with meanders, the back with floral motives and a ‘Shou’ character, symbolizing longevity. Both sides of the box have gilded details. Dimensions: 10 x 8,5 x 4,5 cm. Weight: 242 g. The box is in very good condition and has normal age wear. Date: 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1398937
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
From left to right: 1. Brass pin with ornament in the shape of a temple with bells and pendants. H. 10,5 cm. Condition: missing pendants and the feathers are almost completely worn. 2. Silver pin adorned with a jade peony with red coral beads, surrounded by kingfisher ornaments. H. 12,5 cm. Light age wear to the feathers. 3. Brass pin adorned with a flower ornament. H. 12 cm. Condition: the pin is not original, age wear to the feathers, colored bead is missing at the heart of the flower. ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1398645
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€125.00
1. Phoenix and flowers, minorities, soutwest China. 11 x 11 cm. 2. Phoenix and butterfly. Decorated on two sides. 12 x 10 cm. 3. Rare purse with fine embroidery of Chinese pavillions in a garden. 11 x 9 cm. Condition: age wear, fading, stains, please check photos carefully. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1398643
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The brass pins with braches of metal wire wound with green cotton, adorned with branches of red coral, carved jade ornaments, amethyst beads and pearls. Dimensions: h. 14 cm, w. 11 cm. Condition: age wear and a few missing parts. Ca. late 19th/early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1398640
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€750.00
Necklace made of 13 carnelian and 14 enamelled silver beads, each ca. 2 cm. long. There are 52 small silver beads between the large ones. At the bottom two dragons chasing the flaming pearl. Hanging on 2 lingzi hooks there is a silver pendant in the shape of a boy riding a qilin, a fertility symbol. At the bottom of the pendant 2 turquoise beads and 2 carnelian flowers. The pendant without the beads measures 8 x 7 cm. The complete necklace is ca. 31 cm. high, the strand is ca. 52 cm long. Pleas...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Bedouin : Pre 1950 item #1397944
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€350.00
Used by Berber women to protect themselves from evil spirits. Each link on this chain is made by hand and solderd shut, then hammered to a flat shape. It is typically Tunesian. The protective pendant (8x5,5cm) is called ‘khamsa’ and represents the hand of Fatima. The necklace is 125 cm. long. Marked with the‘tète de nègre’ mark (1905-1942). Provenance: Collection Baobab, Amsterdam, collected in the 1980’s Private collection Amsterdam
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1800 item #1397940
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
Painted and gilded wood. The larger panel 36 x 24 cm, the smaller one 28 x 17 cm. Condition: normal age wear, cracks, losses etc. Original polychrome.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1800 item #1397591
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€1,450.00
Possibly depicting Nuo Mu, the primordial ancestral mother. From Hunan Province.Made of wood. Traces of red lacquer and gilding. H. 34 cm. Condition: very good for its age, wonderful patina and expected wear to the lacquer and gilding. There is a very old repair to the jaw. There are inscriptions on the back at the top sides but they are difficult to decipher. Comes with a custom made mahogany stand. Provenance: private collection Spain.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1960 item #1397590
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€675.00
The iron blade finely engraved, the middle part wrapped with brass wire and the wooden grip decorated with brass studs. These swords were used as status symbols but also for executions. H. 65 cm. Date: first half 20th century. Ex private collection The Hague, The Netherlands. Ex Joris Visser, Brussels, Belgium.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1970 item #1397589
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
Wood with geometric decoration in white, red and black. Aged patina with light wear and a few old worm holes. Signs of use.H. 28 cm. Ca. mid 20th century. Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #1397586
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€275.00
Delft faience charger with the famous peacock pattern. Factory: De Klaauw (The claw). Marked with a claw and the initials L.S. For Lambertus Sanderus who owned the factory from 1763 until 1806. Diameter 32 cm. Condition, very good, only minor glaze wear on the rim.