Clock and gunpowder horn

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, mechanical clock, NG-NM-7687

In 1596, Willem Barentsz, Jacob van Heemskerck and fifteen others spent the winter in an improvised shelter on the island of Nova Zembla off the north coast of Russia. Confined to their hut in the middle of the Polar winter, the men had no sense of night or day. A clock on the wall told the time,…

On display in room 2.9

Chess set

anonymous, c. 1550, chess set, BK-NM-7402

On display in room 0.4

Kandelaar in de vorm van Samson die…

anonymous, c. 1850 - c. 1900, figure, BK-16915

Pendant in the form of a cock

anonymous, c. 1600, pendant (jewelry), BK-NM-7459

On display in room 0.9


anonymous, 1600 - 1699, BK-NM-705

On display in room 2.12


anonymous, 1684, BK-KOG-133

On display in room 2.20

Dansend paar

anonymous, after Heinrich Aldegrever, 1551 - 1610, print, RP-P-OB-2781


anonymous, 1584, print, RP-P-OB-11.083

Heilige Christoffel

anonymous, after Monogrammist HS (Duitsland), 1550 - 1600, print, RP-P-1937-669