Silver cabinet

Jan Adolf Hillebrand, 1844, BK-R-4927

As a young cabinetmaker, Hillebrand presented this neo-Gothic showpiece at an industrial exhibition in Leeuwarden in 1844. His ambition was rewarded. King Willem II bought the silver cabinet, having acquired a taste for Gothic art as a student in England. Different Gothic elements are ingeniously…

On display in room 1.15


Mathijs Flock, 1710 - 1720, flintlock pistol, NG-2002-23-152

Kris of Governor-General Baud

anonymous, 1834, kris, NG-NM-7113

On display in room 0.12


anonymous, c. 1650, NG-2002-23-100-B

On display in room 0.12