Javanese Court Officials

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-40

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, c. 1550 - c. 1600, cannon, BK-NM-10754-336

On display in room 2.12


anonymous, 1631, BK-1976-44

On display in room 0.7

Zeventiende-eeuws Noord Nederlands…

anonymous, 1600 - 1699, shield, NG-NM-9313


anonymous, 500 - 600, AK-MAK-43

Bell-shaped cup with a crowned…

anonymous, c. 1750 - c. 1774, AK-NM-13454

Cup with handle with European…

anonymous, c. 1745 - c. 1760, AK-NM-13626-B

Rotting met gouden VOC-munt van…

anonymous, c. 1779 - c. 1800, NG-2004-57

Bell-shaped cup and saucer with…

anonymous, c. 1775 - c. 1799, AK-NM-13570