Dolls’ house of Petronella Oortman

anonymous, c. 1686 - c. 1710, furniture, BK-NM-1010

The exterior of this dolls house is a work of art in its own right, with its mother-of-pearl and pewter veneer. The owners’ initials - Petronella Oortman and her husband Johannes Brandt, a cloth merchant in Amsterdam - are inlaid on both sides. Remarkably, all the domestic furnishings were made…

On display in room 2.20

Stoel van notenhout, met…

anonymous, 1500 - 1600, furniture, BK-15378


Pierre Gole (possibly), c. 1645 - c. 1650, furniture, BK-16117

On display in room 2.23


anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1705, furniture, BK-1979-21

On display in room 2.22

Mirrored cabinet

Dirk Froger (attributed to), c. 1764, furniture, BK-16431

On display in room 1.2


Pieter de Loose, 1689, furniture, BK-1962-49

Brandend fort

anonymous, c. 1750 - c. 1830, BK-NM-8462-R

On display in room 0.9

Half Model of a Screw Steamer

Koninklijke Fabriek voor Stoom- en andere Werktuigen, c. 1876 - c. 1877, ship model, NG-MC-1381

Half Model of an Ironclad Ram Ship

R. Napier & Sons, c. 1865 - c. 1866, ship model, NG-MC-1215