Bird's eye view of the battle near Aros Bay on Madura
Anoniem / Anonymous / Langenes, Barent
Bird's eye view of the battle near Aros Bay on Madura. The second Dutch expedition to the Indies, led by Jacob van Neck and Wijbrant van Warwijck, set sail from the Dutch Republic in May 1598 and arrived in Bantam, on West Java, towards the end of that same year. From Bantam, four vessels sailed on to the Moluccas.These were lead by Wijbrant van Warwijck and Jacob van Heemskerck. After a visit to the city of Tuban on Java, they sailed to the island of Madura, where they came into armed conflict with its inhabitants.
Bottom left: No: 4.
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