Chest with nine bottles

anonymous, c. 1680 - c. 1700, chest, NG-444

The box was probably made in Batavia (Jakarta). The bottles are from Japan. They would have been used for expensive spice oils to prepare food, perfumes or medicines. Representatives of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) would present these as gifts to Asian potentates.

Kwispedoor van zilver met gedreven…

anonymous, c. 1650 - c. 1700, BK-1994-75-A

Portrait of Joan Maetsuyker,…

Jacob Coeman, 1663 - 1676, painting, SK-A-3765

Portret van Cornelis Jansz.…

Joannes de Jongh, 1684, print, RP-P-1882-A-4977

Palindroom een methode om insecten…

Jan Brandes, 1770 - 1808, NG-1985-7-1-17

Vertelling over man en ezel.…

Jan Brandes, 1778, drawing, NG-1985-7-1-19

Silhouetportret van Bietja

Jan Brandes, 1783 - 1784, drawing, NG-1985-7-3-44

Silhouetportret Jan Brandes junior

Jan Brandes, 1783, drawing, NG-1985-7-3-34

Silhouetportret van Flora

Jan Brandes, 1783 - 1784, drawing, NG-1985-7-3-43