Model of the William Rex

Adriaen de Vriend, Adriaen Davidsen, Cornelis Moerman, 1698, ship model, NG-MC-651

Model of a 74-gun Dutch battleship. It was made in Vlissingen (Flushing) and displayed in the boardroom of the Zeeland navy in Middelburg. The decorative stern sports the arms of Zeeland. In fact no such ship actually existed. The name William Rex refers to William III of Orange, the Dutch…

On display in room 2.15

Spice box

anonymous, c. 1600, BK-NM-4313

The Batavian Fleet off Veere, 1800

Engel Hoogerheyden, 1800 - 1809, painting, SK-A-4126


anonymous, 1705, BK-NM-8079

Knoop uit het wrak van de…

, 1700 - 1735, button, NG-1984-35