Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1134559
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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A very rare lacquered wood opium box. The outside decorated with poems, seals flower branches and a bird. The lid with brass handles. When folded out the lid and front become a tray. The box offers place to 5 pipe bowls and a lamp and has two drawers for tools. At the back of the mirror there is another compartment.Under the drawers there is space for a small metal tray. A very rare piece of opium paraphernalia. China, late 19th to early 20th century. Dimensions (closed): 23 x 16 x 14,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1134535
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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A large silver tray, decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl and Shou characters. China, ca. 1900. L. 48 cm, W. 33 cm. Weight: 1335 gram. Excellent condition. Not marked.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1134152
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Depicting a sitting Tirthankara and his attendants. H. 7 cm (2,8 inches) Provenance: private collection Belgium.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1128486
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In bhumisparsa mudra (calling the earth to witness). Carved in hardwood, then lacquered and gilded. H. 52 cm. Condition: wonderful original condition with expected age wear. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1126514
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Very well carved with original gilding and polychrome. Very nice facial expression. H. 32 cm (13 inches). Expected age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1126509
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Wonderful early sculpture, depicting a Chinese saint or deity. China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). H. 35 cm. Condition: expected age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1126508
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Very fine sculpture, depicting Durga, the mother goddess, with eight arms holding weapons, riding on a tiger (visible on the left). H. 10 cm (4inches). Good wear an patina. Provenance: private collection Belgium.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1126497
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Wonderful sculpture of South Indian origin, depicting the god Rama, inlaid with gold and a ruby or similar stone. Excellent wear and patina. H. 11 cm (4,5 inches).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1126495
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Depicting one of the 24 Tirthankaras with his attendants. His eyes inlaid with silver or electron. Lots of wear due to extensive worshipping. Judging by the beautiful dark brown and green patina, this is an excavated piece. H. 13,5 cm (5,5 inches). Provenance: private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1126494
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Wonderful and complete sculpture of Padmavati, a Hindu goddess who is worshipped as an aspect of the goddess Lakshmi, but who also plays an important role in Jainisme as the protecting goddess of the 23rd Tirthankara. (note the Tirthankara figure on her forehead. H. 22 cm (9 inches). Condition: excellent, nice wear due to intensive worshipping (Puja). Original back plate. Provenance: private collection Belgium.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1126155
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An export blue and white plate decorated with a bird and floral patterns. Kangxi period (1662-1722). Marked with an Artemisia leaf. Diameter 27 cm. The silver handle was added in 1854 by the wellknown Dutch silversmith J.M. van Kempen in Utrecht(later in Voorschoten). In the 19th century it was very fashionable in The Netherlands to add silver mounts, lids and handles to antique porcelain objects. Silvermarks: walking lion (silver grade 835), minerva head, maker's mark and year letter U for 1854...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1124200
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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With very fine gold thread embroidery on both sides and the original strings with glass beads. China, 19th century. Measurements: H.8 cm, W.11,5 cm. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1124195
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The glasses made of smoky crystal. Minor chips to the tortoiseshell, some of the metal hinges have been replaced in the old days. Very good condition considering the age. China, late 19th century. Width 13, 5 cm. H. 5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1124191
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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A wonderful collection of 24 ink stones in the original box. The box contains three compartments, each containing 8 ink stones. China, late 19th/early 20th century. Size of the box: 32x19x7 cm. Condition: some wear to the box, one of the bone locks is missing, all the ink cakes are in perfect condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1123810
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H. 18 cm. The vase is in perfect condition. Only the lid is missing, as is often the case with pieces of this age. China, Kangxi period (1662-1722)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1121311
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A magnificent email cloisonné opium tray, decorated with a dragon and extremely fine floral borders. China, ca. 1900-1920. Diameter 21 cm. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1120455
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With green and ochre glaze, white and black pigments. H. 16 cm, W. 20 cm. Excellent condition. China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1120144
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Decorated with two crouching boys and pomegranates, symbol of fertility. China, Song Dynasty (960-1279). H. 20 cm. Condition: some age wear to the glaze, no damage or repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1118154
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Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368). Diameter 13 cm. Condition excellent. Origin: Jiangxi Province.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1118153
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Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368). Diameter 13 cm. Condition excellent. Origin: Jiangxi Province.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118152
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With green and ochre glaze and red and black pigments. H. 18 cn. No damage or repair. China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118150
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With green and ochre glaze and red and black pigments. H. 19,5 cm. No damage or repair. China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118149
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With an unusual dark blue and turquoise glaze. The woman with an unusual hairdo. H. 34 cm (the man), 31 cm (the woman). Condition: no damage or repair. parts of the soil can easily be removed to obtain a more colorful glaze.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118148
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Two from an unusual group of 10, carrying musical instruments, tools and other objects. H. 24 cm. Condition: no damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118147
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Two from an unusual group of 10, carrying musical instruments, tools and other objects. H. 24 cm. Condition: no damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118146
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Two from an unusual group of 10, carrying musical instruments, tools and other objects. H. 24 cm. Condition: no damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118145
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Two from an unusual group of 10, carrying musical instruments, tools and other objects. H. 24 cm. Condition: no damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1118144
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Two from an unusual group of 10, carrying musical instruments, tools and other objects. H. 24 cm. Condition: no damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1115714
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With original pigments and excellent patina. H. 40 cm (excl. stand). Provenance: Galerie Lemaire, Amsterdam, 1993. Note: On this piece a name is written. I couldn't read it very well, but it is something like Imtree Well (?)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1113240
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Very rare and early piece, nicely cast, finely engraved and with a good patina. The Krishna figure has two silver bracelets on each arm. H. 24 cm. Condition: left index finger restored. Provenance: Belgian private collection. I will get more pieces from this collection in the future. Please e-mail me for more info.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1113166
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The first one made of brass, probably an excavated piece. The second one made of Rock crystal and brass, the third made of blue glass and brass. H. 5-6 cm.
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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1113149
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With an overglaze decoration of foo dogs and peonies. China, ca. 1620-1640. H. 16 cm. Condition: 1,5 cm hairline crack at the mouth, minor chips to the footrim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1113145
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Very well carved and finely engraved. 19th century, possibly earlier. Signed at the bottom. On a later hardwood stand. L. 10 cm, H. 7 cm (excl. stand) Condition: minor chips to the right hand side of the foot and to the end of the dress.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1110308
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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With a wonderful green patina. Excavated in Cambodia and dating from the 17th or 18th century. Length: ca. 10 cm (4 inches) each. Mounted on custom made stands.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1110306
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Finely engraved, with excellent dark patina. Two engraved names at the back. China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). H. 34 cm. Condition: casting flaws (typical for Ming bronzes), ome curl missing at the foot of the figure.