Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1424419
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,250.00
Hardwood, carved in the shape of a crocodile, decorated with pigments and rattan straps. First half 20th century. L. 56 cm. Provenance: Mark Eglington, New York, Zemanek Münster, private collection Amsterdam.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1970 item #1424411
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€475.00
Made of brass and iron. H. 26 cm. Provenance: W. Häusler, Thurgau, Switzerland, collected in Nigeria in the 1960’s, Hammer Auktionrn, Basel, Switzerland.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1424089
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€6,500.00
Ekoi Ejagham Janiform mask covered with skin. Both faces with scarifications next to the eyes. The Ekoi (Ejagham) of southeast Nigeria believe that the scars on their bodies will serve them as money on their way to the place of the dead. H. 55 cm. Condition: expected age wear, a piece of skin is missing. Provenance: missionaries Montfortanen, Berg en Dal (Africa Museum), The Netherlands. Comes with a custom made stand and documentation from the museum.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1424079
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,850.00
Igbo Maiden mask ‘Agbogho Mmwo’. H. 42 cm. Old repair to the headdress. Provenance: Private collection Berlin, Koller Auktion 2011 , Private collection Zürich.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1423882
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,100.00
Pende Mbuyu mask, wood and fibers, ca. mid 20th century. H. 30 cm. Good condition with excellent wear and patina. Comes with a custom made stand. Provenance: Jean Marc Desaive (probably the biggest Pende specialist in the world), Herve, Belgium, private collection Belgium.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1423881
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,350.00
Mbuya Fumu mask, wood and fibres. H. 35 cm. Mid. 20th century. Condition: good age wear and patina, the headdress reinforced with metal pins. Comes with a certificate by Jean Marc Desaive, who is probably the biggest Pende specialist in the world. Provenance: Euro Auction, Brussels, 23rd Nov 1992, A. Laeremans, Liege, JM Desaive, Herve, private collection Belgium.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1419747
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€950.00
Early to mid 20th century. H. 24 cm. Condition: age crack, beautiful wear and patina. Provenance: private collection The Hague, The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1419729
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Dimensions 57x17x7 cm. Extremely old piece with wonderful agewear and patina. Provenance: -Galerie Maria Wyss, Basel. - Udo und Wally Horstmann, Zug. - Galerie Walu, Zürich. - Hammer Auktionen, Basel Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1419728
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€325.00
Wonderful piece with lots of detail and a wonderful,aged patina. Dating from the early to mid 20th century. H. 18 cm. Provenance: Joris Visser, Brussels.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1418910
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
An unusual Pende sickness or deformity mask. H. 39 cm. Old collection number at the back. First half 20th century. Provenance: Joris Visser, Brussels Private collection, The Hague Van Rijn Archive: ao-0166546-001
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Pre 1960 item #1418432
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€325.00
A good and used Maroon stool, Ca. 1940’s-1950’s. Field collected in 1961 by the well-known Dutch antropologist André Köbben (1925-2019). L. 42 cm, W. 14 cm, h. 19 cm. Good condition with normal age wear, chips etc.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1418297
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Lovely old piece with good patina. H. 41 cm, W. 39 cm, D. 32 cm. Condition: old worm holes, otherwise in good condition. Provenance: André Köbben (1925-2019), Dutch professor and antropologist, collected in situ in 1951.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1416817
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
H. 48 cm. Typical Bwa mouth and geometric decorations. Good signs of use and age. There is an old collection number on the inside. Good condition with normal age wear. Provenance: Joris Visser, Brussels
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1413994
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€650.00
Lovely small Bateba figure with a great patina and beautiful posture. Please note the unusual shape of the shoulders. H. 22 cm. First half 20th century. Provenance: Professor Jos Stassen (1921-2001), Heerlen, The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1413975
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€175.00
Depicting a standing female. H. 19 cm. Date: first half 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1413970
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€135.00
Made of hardwood, depicting a monkey. H. 12 cm. Warm glossy patina. Ca. Early to mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1413969
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€175.00
Made of hardwood. Depicting a naked lady. H. 21 cm. Very good wear and patina. Ca. Early to mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1413968
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€135.00
Made of hardwood, depicting a man covering his genitals with his hands. H. 15 cm. Early to mid 20th century. Wonderful age wear and patina.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1413964
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,350.00
Excellent small mask with great age and patina. H. 20 cm. First half 20th century. Provenance: Emil Storrer, Zürich, Switzerland (1917-1988), Albert Bosiger, Zürich, private collection Breda, The Netherlands.
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Lovely antique gau in silver, brass and copper, inlaid with colored glass. It measures 4 x 6 cm. It is strung on a modern necklace made of bamboo coral and turquoise colored stone. The necklace is 50 cm. long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1409691
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H. 18 cm. Extensive age wear. Ca. mid 20th century. From a Dutch private collection. Visit us at the Tribal Art Fair in Amsterdam. www.tribalartfair.nl
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1409688
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
H. 22 cm. Good patina. Ca. Mid 20th century. Ex. Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1409687
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€550.00
Fine ancestor figure of cubistic form with an extravagant hairdo. H. 23 cm. First half 20th century. Lovely patina. From a Dutch private collection. This item will be on display at the Tribal Art Fair, Amsterdam.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1950 item #1409684
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Traditional Yemeni necklace with an amulet box, made of silver and coral. First half 20th century. The amulet box has a maker’s mark on the top. The box is 5 cm. wide. The necklace is 48 cm long. From a Dutch private collection. Overall in good condition with expected age wear on the box.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1409683
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€475.00
Lovely old figure with a typical Senufo headdress. H. 19,5 cm. Very nice wear and patina. First half 20th century. Ex. Private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1409682
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
Lovely ancestor figure in black with red details. Two kauri shells around the neck. H. 20 cm. Ca. Mid 20th century. Good age wear and patina. Ex. Private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1408215
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€2,750.00
Striking hardwood mask with blue, white and red pigments. Warm glossy patina. L. 53 cm. First half 20th century. Ex. Lucas Ratton, Paris, ex private collection The Netherlands. Visit us at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam. www.tribalartfair.nl.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1408214
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€225.00
Lovely pieces of folk art with traces of use and a nice patina. Dimensions: 26 x 13 x 15 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1408212
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€475.00
Dimensions 9x7x3 cm. Ca. Mid 20th century. Provenance: private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1408211
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€2,750.00
Rare Colon figure with blue pigments and great patina. H. 57,5 cm. Ca. Mid 20th century. Provenance: private collection The Netherlands. More pictures a available on request. Visit us at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam. www.tribalartfair.nl .
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1408210
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€225.00
Wood covered with kaolin, kauri shells and textile. H. 11,5 cm. Ca. mid 20th century. Visit us at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, Oct. 25th-27th 2019
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1960 item #1407546
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,200.00
Striking black and white Janiform crest from a dance mask. H. 32 cm. Good condition with expected age wear. Ca. mid 20th century. Provenance: private collection, The Netherlands. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1407540
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€950.00
Lovely Teke fetish with a cavity in the belly to hold magical substances. H. 29 cm. Early 20th century. Lightbrown wood with blueish-black details. Excellent condition with very good patina. Provenance: private collection The Netherlands. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1407538
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,650.00
Dating from the first half of the 20th century. H. 54 cm. With traces of white and blue pigments. Condition: Age wear, large age crack in the back, the feet have been replaced. (Not glued to the figure, they can easily be removed) Provenance: Robert van der Heijden, Amsterdam. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1407533
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Impressive figure of 63 cm. height. Excellent age wear and patina with remains of old infestations. Ex. Robert van der Heijden, Amsterdam This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
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. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
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. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
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 : 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 : 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 : 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. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
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 : 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.
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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 1950 item #1402659
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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 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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1399184
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Guangdong, mid 20th century. H. 34 and 31,5 cm. Custom made stands included.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1960 item #1397590
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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 : African : Weapons : Pre 1970 item #1397589
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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 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 : 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 : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1397540
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€950.00
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 : 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 : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1960 item #1390795
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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 1970 item #1372907
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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 : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1371123
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€375.00
Sale price: € 250
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 : 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 #1371117
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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 : 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 : 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.