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.

Kist in certosina-techniek,…

anonymous, 1500, furniture, BK-16629

Kist, beschilderd met heraldische…

anonymous, c. 1400 - c. 1500, furniture, BK-16628


anonymous, c. 1560 - c. 1570, furniture, BK-16643

On display in room 0.5

Powder Chest

Enthoven & Co., 1845, chest, NG-MC-720

Powder Chest

Enthoven & Co. (possibly), 1866, chest, NG-MC-1222

Box Containing Six Models of Guns…

Pieter Verbruggen (1735-1786), Jan Verbruggen, 1778, chest, NG-MC-1130-A

On display in room 0.13

18-cm Segment Shell in a Wooden Box

W.G. Armstrong & Co, 1868, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1284

23-cm Palliser Shell in a Wooden…

Royal Laboratory, c. 1870, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1287

On display in room 0.13

18-cm Shell

Royal Laboratory, 1866, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1294