Model of the William Rex

Adriaen de Vriend, Adriaen Davidsen, Cornelis Moerman, 1698, ship model, NG-MC-651

Model of a 74-gun Dutch battleship. It was made in Vlissingen (Flushing) and displayed in the boardroom of the Zeeland navy in Middelburg. The decorative stern sports the arms of Zeeland. In fact no such ship actually existed. The name William Rex refers to William III of Orange, the Dutch…

Twee toiletkoffers

André-Charles Boulle (attributed to), c. 1685 - c. 1690, BK-2009-255-1

These magnificent showpieces were made by Europe’s most celebrated cabinetmaker: André-Charles Boulle. He probably made them for Louis II de Bourbon, Prince de Condé who gave them to his daughter Marie-Thérèse when she married. The boxes have lids so they can be used for storage, although that is…

Kist in certosina-techniek,…

anonymous, 1500, furniture, BK-16629

Lontslotmusket met vuursteenslot…

anonymous, after c. 1675 - before c. 1699, flintlock weapon, NG-2002-23-4

Archiefkast van de Staten Generaal

anonymous, 1600 - 1699, furniture, BK-16464

Stand for an altar cross

anonymous, c. 1170, stand (support object), BK-16920

Tangent Sight

anonymous, 1845 - 1865, demonstration model, NG-MC-1889-30

Hod and Trowel

anonymous, 1848, hod, NG-MC-1249

Cutlass and Scabbard

anonymous, c. 1879, machete, NG-MC-1408