Jack Nelis Antiques
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 : Pre 1900 item #1413967
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Depicting ‘Ling Gong’. Wood with remains of polychrome. Origin: Guilin Province. Date: 18th/19th century. H. 30 cm. Comes with a custom made stand. Condition: age wear, chips and an old repair to the top left side.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #930384
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Bronze betel box, inlaid with silver and copper. Mandanao, Philippines, 19th century W. 16 cm H. 8cm D. 8 cm Condition: excellent patina, box contains it's original inner lids (2 of them need to be fixed)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1369632
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Seated on a lotus throne, guarded by two attendants. On the back of the stand there is an inscription : This is a statue (or carving) or Kwanyin, for Mr. Wang (??)'s wife, Mrs. Chao (??). 2nd day, 4th month Daoguang 10th year (1830 A.D.). Condition: usual age wear, loss of gilding, the ribbon from the crown at the right side is missing. H. 23 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1409699
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Made of white silk and striking blue embroideries. There are two large and two smaller panels with five-clawed dragons in silverthread, surrounded by blue decorations and there are several blue embroideries depicting a phoenix. The two larger dragons are surrounded by colorful birds. Dimensions: 90x123 cm. Condition: some wear and tear on the inside lining, on the outside just a few very light stains and some discoloring. Overall in very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1371196
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Grey pottery with its original painting. H. 9 cm, diameter 16 cm. Decorated with spirals in orange and white. No cracks or repairs, only normal age wear. Pleae take a close look at the pictures. Traces of plant roots on the inside, a wonderful sign of authenticity.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1153493
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Indoportuguese work, the body made of wood, the head and hands (one missing) made of bone. H. 14,5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1377547
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This type of necklace with a pendant in the shape of a lock was given to Chinese children, so they would be ‘locked’ to life. 1. Large silver pendant decorated in enamel with two hares. The back with good fortune text. 7,5 x 5 cm. ( wear to the enamel) 2. Lock pendant decorated on both sides with flags and good fortune text. 6,5 x 4,5 cm. ( age wear). With mark. 3. Lock pendant with mythical beasts and floral pattern. The back with good fortune text. 5 x 3,5 cm. 4...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1363602
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Lovely Buddha fragment with good age wear and patina. H. 11 cm (13 cm incl. stand).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #992365
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A Persian 19th century papier-maché pen box or 'qalamdan', decorated with parrots, flowers,landscapes, portrait medaillions and a breast feeding woman and child. Length 22 cm. Condition: excellent
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1151034
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This silver adornment was given in Oman to young boys. After their childhood a silver dagger was added. Age: early 20th century. Size: 6,5 x 16 cm. Weight: 145 gr. At our gallery we have a large collection of ethnic silver jewellery from India, Oman, Golden Triangle and North Africa. Please email us for more information.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1382185
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Rare purse , made of leather, brass and silver, with lotus, sea creatures and makala design. Inlaid with coral. Dimensions: the purse alone 13x9,5 cm, including leather strap and sash 45 cm. Condition: very good age wear and patina, one of the sea creatures is missing its tail.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1205980
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Decorated with a dragon hunting the flaming pearl. Made in two segments with a horizontal seam. Excellent condition with slight age wear and scratches to the glaze. H. 7 cm , diameter 8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1413989
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Square pottery vases with a moulded decoration of flowers and Buddhist symbols. Covered with a turquoise glaze. H. 20,5 cm. Period: 16th/17th century. Condition: wear to the glaze and some chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1409689
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An interesting lot of 26 lock pendants in copper, brass, silver plated copper. These typical pendants were given to children and women, so that they were ‘locked’ to life. On the back of the pendants there is usually a text with good wishes. They come in different shapes and sizes, all with different decorations, some of which are forced while others are engraved. Dimensions from 3 to 10 cm wide. They date from the late 19th to mid 20th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1403918
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Depicting the Chinese Taoist immortal Zhang Guo Lao with his donkey and two attendants in a mountain landscape. H. 18 cm. Lovely patina qn good age wear. This item has been in my private collection since the mid 90’s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1384297
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The lock pendant with a very fine de oration of a Taoist saint on a horse, a servant with an umbrella and a pavillion or temple. The backside with characters ood luck, prosperity, protection etc. Necklaces like this were given as protective amulets to babies and women. Ca. 19th to early 20th century. The lock pendant 6,5 x 4,5 cm. The necklace 5 cm. High quality silver with nice age wear and patina. From a Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1137688
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Shaped as a pile of coins, the lid made of a real silver coin. Hallmarked at the bottom. H. 24 mm, D. 18 mm. (1 x 0,75 inch)