Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1384304
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€175.00
In the shape of a vase, with nice openwork floral patterns and a flower pendant. H. 9 cm. 19th to early 20th century.
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 : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1377836
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€185.00
Finely embossed and engraved with a boy riding a Qilin (fertility symbol), surrounded by Buddhist symbols. Dimensions: 11 x 8 cm. Three holes at the bottom where chains with bells were once attached. See Margareth Duda - Four Centuries of Chinese Silver, for comparable lock pendants.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1377835
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€150.00
Embossed silver lock pendant, decorated with Buddhist symbols and Chinese characters surrounded by clouds. At the bottom 5 flower bells on chains. These pendants were given as protection to women and children. Dimensions: 10,5 x 13 cm. For comparable pendants see: Margareth Duda - Four Centuries of Chinse Silver.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1377580
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€225.00
The front of the pendant is decorated with 3 figures in a garden, one holding a fan and one holding a parasol. The text on the back of these pendants is usually about protection and good fortune for the wearer. Dimensions: 7 x 5,5 cm, length of the chain 53 cm. Weight 68 gr. There are holes on 3 sides of the pendant. There is a hallmark on the top side. Provenance: Dutch private collection. The acid test shows a silver content of ca. 90 %.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1700 item #1370769
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€750.00
Excavated pieces made of gilded copper with embossed decoration of Chinese figures in a garden. Oval shape, length 7 cm, width 5,5 cm. Good condition. Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1197954
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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Depicting a boy on a Qilin, symbol of fertility. Dimensions: the pendant 7 x 8 cm, the chain 54 cm. Weight 60 gr. Ca. 2nd half 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1151042
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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Decorated with dragons, fish, butterflies and long life characters, inlaid with glass beads. The enamels in green, red, purple and several shades of blue. This type of tiaras was worn by high ranking court ladies at the end of the Qing Dynasty. Size: W. 20 cm , H. 11 cm. Height including stand 38 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994354
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #994352
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 #994350
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 #994348
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 #994346
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 #994342
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 #994339
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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 #994338
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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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.