Dolls’ house of Petronella Oortman

anonymous, c. 1686 - c. 1710, furniture, BK-NM-1010

The exterior of this dolls house is a work of art in its own right, with its mother-of-pearl and pewter veneer. The owners’ initials - Petronella Oortman and her husband Johannes Brandt, a cloth merchant in Amsterdam - are inlaid on both sides. Remarkably, all the domestic furnishings were made…

On display in room 2.20

Four-poster bed

anonymous, c. 1715 - c. 1720, furniture, BK-NM-14202

On display in room 2.22

Art cabinet

anonymous, c. 1627 - c. 1630, furniture, BK-NM-7325

On display in room 2.3

Letter pouch of Michiel de Ruyter

anonymous, c. 1650 - c. 1675, bag, NG-NM-10408

On display in room 2.15


anonymous, c. 1840 - c. 1850, furniture, BK-1970-7

On display in room 1.15

Blue letter case

anonymous, 1728, NG-2011-26

On display in room 1.3

Draaglint Representant Willem…

anonymous, c. 1796, ribbon (material), NG-2018-485

On display in room 1.10