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.

Molenbeker

anonymous, c. 1600 - c. 1700, BK-NM-803

Violin

anonymous, c. 1705 - c. 1710, musical instruments, BK-NM-12400-91

Dish with a Portrait of Prince…

anonymous, 1658, plate (dishes), BK-NM-3133

Jar with a spiraling pattern

anonymous, c. -3000 - c. -2000, pot, AK-MAK-1237

Chess set

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

Kelkglas met een voorstelling van…

anonymous, after Abraham Bloteling, after Jan Verkolje (I), c. 1775 - in or before 1798, BK-KOG-1578

Mitaine van witte gebreide katoen

anonymous, c. 1750 - c. 1820, BK-NM-10254-11-A

Drinkglas

anonymous, c. 1725 - c. 1775, miniature, BK-NM-11177-181-B-III

Roemer with a Portrait of Prince…

anonymous, c. 1618 - c. 1625, BK-NM-703