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

Jacob Mossel (1750-1761)

anonymous, 1750 - 1760, painting, SK-A-3781

Portrait of Petrus Albertus van der…

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

Baron Gustaaf Willem van Imhoff…

anonymous, 1742 - 1750, painting, SK-A-3780

Portrait of Gerard Reynst,…

anonymous (copy after), 1750 - 1800, painting, SK-A-4526

Spoon and fork

anonymous, 1671, spoon, BK-1976-20-A

Pair of candlesticks

Jan van Cloon (attributed to), before 1730, candlestick, BK-1959-17-A

Pair of candlesticks

Jan van Cloon (attributed to), before 1730, candlestick, BK-1959-17-B

Overlijden van Cornelis Speelman,…

anonymous, 1684, history medal, NG-VG-1-1308