Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303961
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€550.00
Spectacular necklace with rare extra large pearls which measure up to 2,5x2 cm. lovely modern sterling silver clasp. Length including clasp: 47 cm.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303962
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€650.00
Spectacular necklace made of 13 mm freshwater pearls. Comes with a sterling silver clasp. Length: inner strand 44,5 cm, outer strand 51 cm.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303963
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
Made of 13 mm good quality freshwater pearls. Comes with a sterling silver clasp. Length: inner strand 42 cm, outer strand 47cm.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1363084
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€100.00
Made of 6 strands of colored pearls with a sterling silver clasp. Length 47 cm.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1371166
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,400.00
Sale price € 950 !!!
Spectacular ear studs containing each 13 high quality freshwater pearls 0,4-0,6 cm. The jewellery collection of Roberto Caffé is permanently on display at our gallery.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1371047
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€175.00
The mola with appliqué technique and embroidery. In a 70's frame. Condition: the mola very good,the frame a bit crooked. Dimensions: the mola ca. 41 x 38 cm, the frame 62 x 60 cm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1163012
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€475.00
Sale! € 300
Made of sterling silver, inset with green stones. Made in Taxco in the 1950's or 1960's. Weight: 126 gr. Diameter: 6,5 cm. Circumference: 18 cm. (easily adjustable). Fully marked.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1370568
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Lovely authentic Mende mask, used by the secret Sande society. H. 39 cm, diameter 25 cm. Condition: age wear, some chips to the hair. Overall in good condition with nice age wear.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1372907
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€375.00
Made of hardwood with geometrical incisions. Mid 20th century. Very good weathered patina. H. 71 cm. Mounted on a stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1397540
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€2,200.00
Wood with original pigments. H. 57 and 56 cm. Ca. mid 20th century. Ex private collection The Hague, The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1970 item #1397589
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1401096
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€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 #1401098
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€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 : Artifacts : Pre 1970 item #1402670
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€275.00
The center decorated with 3 masks, the top decorated with a crab. Minor age wear and chips. This is either a fly whisk or a ritual staff. H. 36 cm. Mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1403995
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€275.00
Adorned with a bird. H. 59 cm. Expected age wear, good patina, original polychrome. The bird restuck to the mask. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1155506
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€350.00
Decorated with a carved wooden rice god (Bulul). The tusks kept together by woven rattan. Date: mid 20th century. H. 10 cm, D. 12 cm. Good age wear and patina. From a Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1164866
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Rare and heavy silver necklace with fine floral engravings. This piece was collected in Thailand. H. 16 cm (excl. stand) W. 17,5 cm. Weight 700 gram. Inside diameter 11 cm. Age: early to mid 20th century. Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1367016
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,450.00
Ca. Mid 20th century. Strong posture and very good patina. The lower legs eaten by termites. H. 46 cm (51cm including the stand).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1369047
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€375.00
Good old and used mask with good age wear and old worm holes. H. 24 cm (excl. stand). Comes with a custom made stand. Ex coll. Robert van der Heyden, Amsterdam.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1371117
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Antelope mask from the Eastern Pende Peoples. Early to mid 20th century. Excellent age wear and patina. H. 45 cm. Yale archive: ao-0038719-001 Provenance: Coll. Christaens Coll. Joseph Hans, Brussels Mamadou Keita, Amsterdam Danny de Waele, Ghent, Belgium, 1995
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1371122
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
Lovely small figure, very well carved and with an excellent patina. Mid 20th century or earlier. H. 20,5 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1371123
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€375.00
A very fine Kuba whistle with good provenance. The cup carved with very fine geometric patterns. Good age wear and patina. There is an age crack in the cup. H. 31 cm. Comes with a custom made stand. Early to mid 20th century. Provenance: Ex René David (1976) Ex Tony Loning, Zandvoort, The Netherlands (acquired from R. David in 1976)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1960 item #1390795
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Magnificent necklace with 3 large silver plaques, enamelled in 3 colors. Each ppaque measures 8,5 x 6,5 cm. excluding the small pendants.. There are 4 large silver beads on the cotton string. Made of high grade silver, the enamel in good condition, apart from a few small missing parts. Total length of the necklace: 51 cm. Weight: 272 grams.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1397538
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Lovely Losso ancestor figure with an amazing patina. There is a leather band around one of the legs. H. 24,5 cm. Ex. Alain Dufour, Paris.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1397539
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€550.00
Made of woven rattan. Some decorated with geometric patterns. The smallest 19 cm high, the tallest 44 cm. Minor damage to the smallest basket. Ca. Mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1397542
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€975.00
H. 30 cm, wonderful patina with traces of termites. 1st half 20th century, Ex. Christophe Rolley, Paris.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1397544
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€550.00
Standing figure with spread arms. H. 16 cm. Mid 20th century. Excellent patina with traces of termites. Ex Private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1960 item #1397590
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€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 : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1399184
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€375.00
Guangdong, mid 20th century. H. 34 and 31,5 cm. Custom made stands included.
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
A stunning pair of Himachal Pradesh bracelets with double Makara heads. Made of high grade silver (acid tested) with details in green and blue enamel. Finely engraved details. Inner size: 5,5 x 4 cm. Outer size 7,3 x 5,5 cm. Weight 361 gr. Very good condition. Provenance: Collection Baobab, Amsterdam, collected in situ in the 1980’s. Private collection Amsterdam.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1403985
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€950.00
Ex Joris Visser, Brussels. H. 55 cm. First half 20th century. Excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1960 item #1403988
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,350.00
A good Fon stool supported by a lion. H. 34 cm, L. 37,5 cm, W. 24 cm. Condition: age wear and damage to the foot. Provenance: private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1403993
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€225.00
Finely carved comb, decorated with a stool and an offering bowl (?). Honey colored patina, one pin is broken. H. 26 cm. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1403997
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€950.00
H. 23 cm. Lovely fetish figure charged with magic substances. Ex. Collection van der Zee, Leerdam, The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1403999
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€675.00
A good Senufo horn with great age and good patina. H. 82 cm. Age cracks. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #992389
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1370771
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Made of wood, decorated with geometric patterns. Length 39 cm. Date: early to mid 20th century. Very good condition with nice patina. Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1950 item #1371159
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€195.00
A gorgeous old silver pendant from Afghanistan, combined with antique Chinese glass beads, old silver beads from Oman and Afghanistan and a few modern moss agate beads. Length 48 cm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1950 item #1371160
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€275.00
Stunning necklace with large antique beads: Afghan silver beads, blue chalcedone, agate, (Mali), stone and shell beads. Length 51 cm. To grt an i pression of the sizes of the beads: the blue chalcedone 2,5 x 2,5 cm, the white agate beads 4 an 4,5 cm length. The silver clasp is modern.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1398645
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1402659
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,850.00
Ca. 1930. Excellent patina. Part of the foot is missing. H. 25 cm. Ex. private collection The Nethetlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1403987
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Wonderful charged figure with a good encrusted patina. H. 14,5 cm. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1403991
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,350.00
H. 75 cm. Original polychrome, good dry patina. Some damage caused by termites. Provenance: Dutch private collection. Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1401095
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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 : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994336
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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A lovely hairpin, decorated with blue kingfisher feathers and ornaments in amber and jade. China, late 19th/early 20th century. Length 16 cm. Condition: wear to the feathers.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994338
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A lovely hairpin, decorated with kingfisher feathers, coral and ornaments in amber and jade. China, late 19th/early 20th century. Length 12 cm Width 12 cm. Condition: damage to the jade ornament on the right, age wear to the feathers.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994339
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A very nice pair of gilt brass hairpins in the shape of butterflies, decorated with kingfisher feathers, jade, glass and amber. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 10 cm W. 8,5 cm each. Condition: expected age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994342
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Chinese hairpin, decorated with kingfisher feathers, amber, jade and glass. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 15 cm W. 9 cm. Condition: slight damage to the jade ornament on the left, age wear to the feathers.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994346
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A wonderful gilt brass kingfisher hairpin in the shape of a bird, holding a chain with an agath leaf in it's mouth. China, late 19th/early 20th century. L: 14 cm. W. m3,5 cm. Condition: wear to the feathers.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994348
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A pair of gilt brass hairpins, decorated with kingfisher feathers and glass beads. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 16 cm W. 13 cm. Condition: the kingfisher feathers are mostly gone.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994350
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A very nice gilt brass hairpin in the shape of a butterfly, decorated with kingfisher feathers. The wings made of jade or nephrite, the body with fine filigree work. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 15 cm W. 6 cm. Condition: expected age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994352
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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A very nice gilt brass hairping, decorated with kingfisher feathers, an agath lotus flower and to textile ornaments. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 16 cm W. 5 cm. Condition: some age wear to the feathers.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994354
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A lovely silver hairpin, inlaid with kingfisher feathers and decorated with a jade or nephrite butterfly, textile ornaments and two silver bells. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 15 cm. W. 5 cm. Condition: age wear to the feathers.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1002873
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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A finely carved sculpture in boxwood of Guanyin, the goddess of mercy. China, late Qing to Early Republic period, ca. 1900-1920. H. 19,5 cm. Condition: minor age cracks, good patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1022731
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A lovely folk art Buddha, made of painted teak wood, with detachable ushnisha. Sri Lanka, late 19th-early 20th century. H. 33cm W. 26,6 cm. Condition: traces of old repainting.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1030121
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Adorable embroidered silk children's jacket. Considering the elaborate embroidery on both sides this was probably a festival jacket. China, late 19th/early 20th century. Dimensions: H. 35 cm , W. 83 cm. Condition: expected wear, discoloring, stains and a few holes in the silk top layer. The glass eyes of the dragon on the back are missing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1030125
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A very well preserved embroidered silk apron, decorated with small glass mirrors in brass mounts and metal paillets. China, late 19th/early 20th century. H. 83 cm. W. 105 cm. Condition: embroidery is in mint condition, some pieces of glass and a few metal paillets missing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1069705
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A very interesting set of 5 porcelain bowls with monochrome glaze, marked with maker's mark. China, late Qing or early Republic. H. 6,5 cm, Diameter 11 cm. Condition: small piece of glaze is missing on the inside bottom of the green bowl, the same bowl has a minor glaze imperfection on the outside. The rest of the set is in mint condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1095145
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Made by Yang Qing He. An unusual piece with fine engravings, the characters express good wishis like long life, prosperity and many children.The lid decorated with a pheasant. China, late Qing, ca. 1880-1920. H. 27 cm. Condition: the pheasant is missing one of its wings and there are a few minor dents.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1920 item #1113152
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Excellent wear and patina. Congo, first quarter 20th century. H. 21 cm (mask) or 28 cm including stand.