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,…

Bovenstuk van een zoutvat van tin

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, salt (condiment vessel), NG-NM-7715-3-3

Bovenstuk van een zoutvat van tin

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, salt (condiment vessel), NG-NM-7715-2-3

Middenstuk van een zoutvat van tin

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, salt (condiment vessel), NG-NM-7715-3-2

Touw

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, rope, NG-NM-9484-1

Shoes

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, NG-NM-7809-2

Household effects

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, NG-NM-7788

Weapons

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, bullet (ammunition), NG-NM-7767-2

Tools

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, NG-NM-7669

Household effects

anonymous, c. 1590 - c. 1596, NG-NM-7828