Chest with nine porcelain 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

De suikerindustrie en topografie…

Herman Salzwedel, 1876 - 1884, NG-1985-5

Het handelsbureau aan de Kali Mas

Herman Salzwedel, 1876 - 1884, photograph, NG-1985-5-6

Gezichten van Java

Woodbury & Page, c. 1865 - c. 1890, NG-1988-30-D

Bedrukte doek met gedicht ter…

Monogrammist AVH, 1675, cloth, NG-2002-53

Begrafenispenning naar aanleiding…

anonymous, after Wouter Muller, 1684, NG-2002-52-C

Portret van Cornelis Jansz.…

Joannes de Jongh, 1684, print, RP-P-1882-A-4977

Portrait of Petrus Albertus van der…

anonymous, 1761 - 1765, painting, SK-A-3782