Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402686
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€1,350.00
Octagonal silver tray embossed and engraved with Chinese figures in a garden with pavillions around a pond. On the left there is a phoenix, at the top there is a dragon. The tray measures 32 x 23,5 cm and weighs 823 grams. It is made of high quality silver, according to the acid test that we did. It has a very strong oxidation. Possibly an excavated piece. Mid Qing, 18th to early 19th century. Provenance: collected in Beijing in 1995, since then in my private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1402668
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€225.00
Moulded foo dog with turquoise glaze, altar piece used for candles or joss sticks. Wear to the glaze. Ca. 16th/17th century. H. 16 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1402665
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€475.00
Large flat figure wearing a skirt, a turban and appliques. Condition: damage to the appliques, left arm repaired. Provenance: Arte Primitivo, New York, September 2005. H. 19 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1402663
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€275.00
Small ewer decorated with a ram’s head. Covered with a turquoise glaze. H. 15 cm, diameter 8 cm. Condition: restored at the neck and handle. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1402262
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€950.00
Gilded teakwood Buddha on a carved pedestal. H. 52 cm. Good condition with normal age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1402261
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€2,450.00
With typical almond shaped eyes, protruding nose and ears with earmuffs. Oxidized green patina with traces of pigments. Dimensions: 22x37 cm. Provenance: Bodes & Bode, The Hague, 1970’s Private collection The Hague 1970’s-2004 Collection Jack Nelis 2004-2019
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1402259
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€375.00
Pair of moulded altar vases with floral patterns and a turquoise glaze. The vase are in good condition but there is quite some loss to the glaze. The vases are marked at the bottom, possibly with an owner’s mark. H. 21 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1402257
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€7,800.00
The small size of the figures (23-29 cm) makes this an interesting and rare group. The moulded figures still have much of their painting intact. The come in different sizes with different faces. Originally they carried wooden attributes or weapons. Condition: normal age wear, a few repairs (one arm and some toes, see pictures), overal in very good condition. Every figure comes with an acrylic stand H. ...
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 : 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 : 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...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1397582
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€750.00
Diameter 40 cm, H. 3 cm. This is an excavated piece in very good condition with a wonderful patina. Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1397580
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€1,250.00
With a scalopped rim and a hand carved floral decoration on the interior. Diameter 16,8 cm, height 6,8 cm. Very good condition, no cracks or repairs. There are a few very minor chips and afiring flaw to the foot rim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1397579
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€275.00
Made of very fine woven rattan, decorated with black and gold bands, and finely engraved brass ornaments. What is special about this box is that it still has the original lock with key and bar. H. 37 cm, W. 30 cm, D. 16 cm. Condition: normal age wear and some old traces of wood worms. Ca. late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1396485
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€850.00
Depicting Heshang, the Buddhist monk. Painted wood. From Hunan province. H. 22 cm. (33 cm. with stand). Excellent condition with normal age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1396476
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
Decorated with a water landscape and floral patterns. Three spurmarks at the bottom, typical for Japanese porcelain. Diameter 30 cm. Excellent condition, no cracks or repairs. Only wear to the gilding.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1390742
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In the shape of two dragons chasing the flaming pearl. High grade silver with enamelled details, 11 smaller coral beads, diameter 9 mm. And one large coral bead, diameter 15 mm. The bracelet is 9 cm wide and 7,5 cm tall. The widest inner size is 6,5 cm. China, late 19th/early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1386966
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€550.00
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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1384854
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€550.00
While most Tang figures were made of red pottery, this one is made of a much finer white pottery. This can be seen in the fine details and facial features of this eunuch. H. 27 cm.Condition: very good, no visible repairs, although repairs on early pottery are quite common and accepted. Minor chips to the bottom of the foot. The figure comes with a custom made black stand. Provenance: Dutch private collection. Collected in the 1990's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1384305
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€350.00
Pair
Embroidered in Forbidden Stitch with flowers and Buddhist symbols. The left one with an old repair at the lower edge. Otherwise in good condition with vivid colors. Dimensions 22 x 12 cm. each.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1384297
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€250.00
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 : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1383222
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€135.00
Decorated with prunus, birds and characters, describing the glory of the newborn. These pendants were worn by women and children to protect them against evil and to chain them to life. H. 2,5 cm, L. 5 cm. This piece comes from a Dutch privare collection of over 250 silver items that I bought recently. Please email me if you would like to see more of this collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1383221
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€165.00
Decorated with Chinese figures in a garden. The back with characters. L. 6 cm, H. 3 cm. Marked on the top.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1382945
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€1,850.00
A very heavily cast Buddha, his hands in bhumisparsa mudra. Serene facial expression, wonderful age wear and patina. H. 29,5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1382943
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€2,250.00
The hands in bhumisparsa mudra. Very serene facial expression. Very thick and heavy casting, so typical for Laotian Buddhas. Excellent age wear and patina. H. 30,5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1382941
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€675.00
Made in Chinese Wanli style. The back with the typical Arita spur marks. Very good condition. D. 31,5 cm. The blue in the pictures comes out a bit dark. The real color is lighter and softer.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1382460
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A rare and complete group of an ox and carriage in grey pottery with remains of polychrome. China, Tang Dynasty (618-907). The result of the thermoluminescence test by Kotalla is consistent with the dating of this lot. The report is included in the sale. Dimensions: the carriage H. 32 cm, L. 23 cm, the ox H. 18 cm, L. 23 cm. Condition: very good, no visible repairs, although repairs on early pottery are quite common and accepted. More pictures available on request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1382267
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5 unusual and attractive purses with delicately embroidered geometric patterns. Dimensions: ca. 12 x 10,5 cm. All the purses decorated on both sides. Some wears. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1382187
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€850.00
Lovely bronze Buddha in the so typical naïve style of Laos. H. 18,2 cm. Very good age wear and nice patina. Ex. private collection The Netherlands, ex. Collection Peter Vredeveld, The Netherlands.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1382185
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€275.00
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 : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1382183
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Lovely late Qing purse, decorated on both sides with butterflies, insects, fruits and flowers on a golden ground. The original silk carrying strap contains beads in white metal (not silver) and coral colored glass beads. The purse 11,5 x 11,5 cm. Total length with strap 64 cm. Diameter of the glass beads 1,7 cm. Good condition, apart from fading. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1379137
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A good Qingbai bowl with an impressed twin fish decoration. The unglazed rim was originally covered by a silver rim. This dish is atypical in the sense that it is heavily potted and the back has an unglazed ring. There is a very old collection number on the back. Condition: age wear in the bowl and crackled glaze. Firing flaw to the footrim (small part missing).No damage or repair...