List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Location / South Asia

  1. Blanket Blanket Contributed by Individual
  2. Papier mache bottle from Kashmir Papier mache bottle from Kashmir Contributed by Individual
  3. Hand powered, steel rotary oil press Hand powered, steel rotary oil press Contributed by Individual
  4. The Sultanganj Buddha The Sultanganj Buddha Contributed by Museum
  5. Sample book of South Asian textiles Sample book of South Asian textiles Contributed by Museum
  6. Gertrude Emily Benham's Tibetan Boots Gertrude Emily Benham's Tibetan Boots Contributed by Museum
  7. Mir Sayyad's dagger Mir Sayyad's dagger Contributed by Museum
  8. Miniature of a Mughal prince Miniature of a Mughal prince Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Kali dancing on Shiva Kali dancing on Shiva Contributed by Museum
  10. Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Contributed by Individual
  11. A Kukri Knife A Kukri Knife Contributed by Individual
  12. bangladeshi picture made of rice bangladeshi picture made of rice Contributed by Individual
  13. Ivory Carving Ivory Carving Contributed by Individual
  14. Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Contributed by Individual
  15. Head of Asfara from Orissa Head of Asfara from Orissa Contributed by Individual
  16. Oil Burner Oil Burner Contributed by Individual
  17. Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Contributed by Individual
  18. Silver Snuffbox from Siege of Lucknow Silver Snuffbox from Siege of Lucknow Contributed by Individual
  19. Snakeskin shoes Snakeskin shoes Contributed by Individual
  20. Pharmaceuticals devices beginning 1900 Pharmaceuticals devices beginning 1900 Contributed by Individual
  21. Bell from an Indian Rickshaw Bell from an Indian Rickshaw Contributed by Individual
  22. Krisna and Balarama by Jamini Roy Krisna and Balarama by Jamini Roy Contributed by Individual
  23. Indian Earing-The Cabinet of Curiosities Indian Earing-The Cabinet of Curiosities Contributed by Museum
  24. Model of an Indian indigo factory Model of an Indian indigo factory Contributed by Museum
  25. Necklace and ring Necklace and ring Contributed by Individual
  26. Jewellery set Jewellery set Contributed by Individual
  27. Table top tray Table top tray Contributed by Individual
  28. Part of a necklace Part of a necklace Contributed by Individual
  29. Asharatai coins Asharatai coins Contributed by Individual
  30. Embroidery made by an Italian POW Embroidery made by an Italian POW Contributed by Individual
  31. Bronze head Bronze head Contributed by Individual
  32. Feather tippet Feather tippet Contributed by Museum
  33. East India Company Key East India Company Key Contributed by Individual
  34. Indian dolls / Kondapalli toys Indian dolls / Kondapalli toys Contributed by Individual
  35. Indian swords Indian swords Contributed by Individual
  36. Indus seal Indus seal Contributed by The British Museum
  37. Statue of Tara Statue of Tara Contributed by The British Museum
  38. Shiva and Parvati sculpture Shiva and Parvati sculpture Contributed by The British Museum
  39. Gold coin of  Kumaragupta I Gold coin of Kumaragupta I Contributed by The British Museum
  40. Matchbox cover Matchbox cover Contributed by Individual
  41. Military photographs Military photographs Contributed by Individual
  42. Napkin ring Napkin ring Contributed by Individual
  43. Indian sabre Indian sabre Contributed by Individual
  44. Opium pipe Opium pipe Contributed by Individual
  45. Ivory Carving Ivory Carving Contributed by Individual
  46. Kokea nut Kokea nut Contributed by Individual
  47. Pillar of Ashoka Pillar of Ashoka Contributed by The British Museum
  48. Seated Buddha from Gandhara Seated Buddha from Gandhara Contributed by The British Museum
  49. Indian pendant Indian pendant Contributed by Individual
  50. Embroidered Jacket from India Embroidered Jacket from India Contributed by Individual

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