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The lodge at Banda Neira


The lodge at Banda Neira

Anoniem / Anonymous

View of a construction with a wall of canvas. In front is a scale hanging from a gallows. To the right several people in European dress. Several barrels filled to the brim stand on the ground. Nine people sit on the porch of the makeshift building, trading. The building is the lodge at Nera.

The title of this depiction according to the index of 'Begin ende Voortgang' reads as follows: Afteeckeninge van de Logie op Nera.

Cf. Universiteitsbibliotheek, Universiteit van Amsterdam, inv. nr. O 60 641, p. 25.

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Sources and literature

Commelin, Isaac, Begin ende Voortgangh / van de Vereenighde Nederlandsche Geoctroyeerde Oost-Indische Compagnie: Vervatende De Voornaemste Reysen / by de Inwoonderen derselver Provincien derwaerts gedaen. (1646)