Colonial Past

Dutch colonial history: trade, exploitation, cultural exchange, slavery

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Colonial Past in the museum

  1. Georg Sturm, Self sacrifice, 1885. Look up!

    1. Georg Sturm, Self sacrifice, 1885. Look up!

    the Great Hall

    980

  2. Witte Leeuw porcelain, before 1613

    2. Witte Leeuw porcelain, before 1613

    gallery 2.9

    482

  3. Johannes Vinckboons, Banda Neyra, ca. 1662-1663 (Hint: look up)

    3. Johannes Vinckboons, Banda Neyra, ca. 1662-1663 (Hint: look up)

    gallery 2.9

    468

  4. Australia, Dirk Hartogh dish, ca. 1600-1616

    4. Australia, Dirk Hartogh dish, ca. 1600-1616

    gallery 2.9

    461

  5. England, Crown of Ardra, ca. 1664

    5. England, Crown of Ardra, ca. 1664

    gallery 2.9

    491

  6. B. van der Helst, Militia Bicker and Blaeuw, 1639

    6. B. van der Helst, Militia Bicker and Blaeuw, 1639

    the Night Watch Gallery

    566

  7. Jean Saint, Box WIC, 1749

    7. Jean Saint, Box WIC, 1749

    gallery 1.2

    233

  8. Frans Post, View of Olinda, 1662

    8. Frans Post, View of Olinda, 1662

    gallery 2.10

    425

  9. Governor-General Van Outhoorn, c. 1691-1704 (Hint: look up)

    9. Governor-General Van Outhoorn, c. 1691-1704 (Hint: look up)

    gallery 1.5

    285

  10. Sri Lanka, Cannon, before 1745

    10. Sri Lanka, Cannon, before 1745

    gallery 1.5

    283

  11. Wine glass, ca. 1725-1750

    11. Wine glass, ca. 1725-1750

    gallery 1.5

    251

  12. White Oliphant, 1755

    12. White Oliphant, 1755

    gallery 0.13

    085

  13. Nicolaas Pieneman, Diepo Negoro, c. 1830-1835

    13. Nicolaas Pieneman, Diepo Negoro, c. 1830-1835

    gallery 1.17

    333

  14. Indonesia, 'Lombok treasure', 1894

    14. Indonesia, 'Lombok treasure', 1894

    gallery 1.17

    365

  15. Friedrich Carl Albert Schreuel?, Raden Saleh, c. 1840

    15. Friedrich Carl Albert Schreuel?, Raden Saleh, c. 1840

    gallery 1.17

    311

  16. Japan, Model of Deshima, 1850-1851

    16. Japan, Model of Deshima, 1850-1851

    gallery 1.17

    378

  17. Suriname, Slave shackle, 18th-19th century

    17. Suriname, Slave shackle, 18th-19th century

    gallery 1.17

    309

  18. Gerrit Schouten, Diorama of a slave dance, 1830

    18. Gerrit Schouten, Diorama of a slave dance, 1830

    gallery 1.17

    318

  19. Marinus Hack, Man and Machine, c. 1913

    19. Marinus Hack, Man and Machine, c. 1913

    gallery 3.1

    627