The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut néerlandais du Proche-Orient

last updated 5 Mar 2016

De Liagre Böhl collection

NINO is the owner of approximately 3000 cuneiform tablets of Sumerian and Babylonian/Assyrian origin, the largest collection of its kind in The Netherlands. The collection was brought together in the 1920s and ‘30s by F.M.Th. de Liagre Böhl, Professo ... read more

last updated 16 Apr 2015

De Liagre Böhl glass slides

The black and white glass slides collected by Prof. Böhl are unique snapshots of the Near East. They were taken at a time when major discoveries were being made and travel in this region was an adventure. read more

last updated 25 Oct 2016

Frank Scholten legacy

The Scholten photographic collection comprises a large number of original photographs that Frank Scholten took on his travels through the Middle East in 1920-1923. read more

last updated 10 Nov 2016

Kampman slides

A.A. Kampman collected a large number of slides, primarily for teaching. Many are his own photographs from travels in the Middle East in the fifties and sixties. read more