Adam Jansz van der Burch (1528-1607) was brewer in Delft.
Collector of Antiques and Rarities (See Guiccardini, cited in Bleyswijck 1667, p 585. to the greaqt contentment of visitors. The collection stayed intact, but the family wanted to sell in 1671. There may be some confusion with two people of the same name. Source: Schatten in Delft, exh. cat. museum Prinsenhof, 2002, p. 156.
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