List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

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Culture / Ancient Middle East

  1. Fragment of pottery Fragment of pottery Contributed by Individual
  2. Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Contributed by Individual
  3. Persian / Turkish 18k Gold Pocket Watch Persian / Turkish 18k Gold Pocket Watch Contributed by Individual
  4. Ingot Ingot Contributed by Museum
  5. Silver vase copy from 400 dC original Silver vase copy from 400 dC original Contributed by Individual
  6. Stone picked up in Timnah, Yemen Stone picked up in Timnah, Yemen Contributed by Individual
  7. Turkoman Saddle Turkoman Saddle Contributed by Individual
  8. Carved relief from Nineveh Carved relief from Nineveh Contributed by Museum
  9. A bronze Assyrian statue of a priest A bronze Assyrian statue of a priest Contributed by Individual
  10. Canaan bottle from Jericho, Palestine Canaan bottle from Jericho, Palestine Contributed by Museum
  11. Oxus chariot model Oxus chariot model Contributed by The British Museum
  12. Gold coin of Croesus Gold coin of Croesus Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Lachish Reliefs Lachish Reliefs Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Tiny one-handled pot with thumb marks Tiny one-handled pot with thumb marks Contributed by Museum
  15. Phoenician Funereal Glass (BC) Phoenician Funereal Glass (BC) Contributed by Individual
  16. Flood Tablet Flood Tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Early writing tablet Early writing tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Harem wall painting fragments Harem wall painting fragments Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Arabian bronze hand Arabian bronze hand Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Standard of Ur Standard of Ur Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Silver plate showing Shapur II Silver plate showing Shapur II Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Coin with head of Alexander Coin with head of Alexander Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Coffee pot from Gaza Coffee pot from Gaza Contributed by Individual
  24. Aerial photograph of Troy Aerial photograph of Troy Contributed by Individual
  25. Sumerian Cuneiform Tablet Sumerian Cuneiform Tablet Contributed by Museum
  26. Highdown Anglo-Saxon Glass Goblet Highdown Anglo-Saxon Glass Goblet Contributed by Museum
  27. Glass Cosmetics Flask from The Levant Glass Cosmetics Flask from The Levant Contributed by Museum
  28. Coin of Shahpur I Coin of Shahpur I Contributed by Individual
  29. Terracotta figure Terracotta figure Contributed by Individual
  30. Coins of the English&Dutch East India Co Coins of the English&Dutch East India Co Contributed by Individual
  31. Coin of Menander I Coin of Menander I Contributed by Individual

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