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

Platen behorende bij De Atjehers

Christiaan Snouck Hurgronje, 1895, folder (container), NG-489-C

Regeringsgebouwen aan het…

Woodbury & Page, 1876 - 1890, photograph, RP-F-F18581

Villa van Raden Saleh in Batavia

Woodbury & Page, 1860 - 1880, photograph, RP-F-F18580

Schenkpiring of gedachtenisbord

Monogrammist HS (edelsmid), c. 1722, NG-502

Consulaat van de stad Bremen aan de…

Woodbury & Page, 1856 - 1875, photograph, RP-F-F02530