Javanese Court Officials

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-39

Clothes make the man, so too in Indonesia. These are not actual portraits, but types. In addition to revealing the region these men come from, the meticulously painted clothes and batik motifs also provide information about their rank and status. These proud, confident figures are unusual: in…

On display in room 1.17


anonymous, anonymous, c. 1680 - c. 1690, furniture, BK-16434

On display in room 2.23


anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1710, BK-1962-44

On display in room 2.23

Teapot with gilded fittings

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, AK-RBK-1963-50

Doelroer met tondelslot en…

anonymous, 1611, NG-2002-23-9

On display in room 0.12

Noord Afrikaans geweer met…

anonymous, 1755 - 1756, rifle, NG-2002-23-267