Model of the Dutch East India Company ship “Valkenisse”

From Asia to the Netherlands, the Dutch East India Company dominated maritime trade in the 17th and 18th centuries.

A model of the United East India Company ship (East Indiaman), “Valkenisse,” 1717 (The Netherlands), wood with hemp, cotton rigging, 228.6 x 96.5 x 203.2 cm (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

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Cite this page as: Dr. Benjamin Weiss and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Model of the Dutch East India Company ship “Valkenisse”," in Smarthistory, January 3, 2023, accessed April 20, 2024, https://smarthistory.org/model-of-dutch-east-india-company-ship-valkenisse/.