List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Gold Mourning Ring Gold Mourning Ring Contributed by Individual
  2. Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Contributed by Museum
  3. Honda Civic - 1979 Honda Civic - 1979 Contributed by Individual
  4. Kiso Suzuki guitar Kiso Suzuki guitar Contributed by Individual
  5. USSR Lonely Planet guide USSR Lonely Planet guide Contributed by Individual
  6. Roll Test Edit Roll Test Edit Contributed by Individual
  7. Transistor Radio with Earpiece Transistor Radio with Earpiece Contributed by Individual
  8. Darwin's Beagle Specimen Notebooks Darwin's Beagle Specimen Notebooks Contributed by Museum
  9. Slide Rule Slide Rule Contributed by Individual
  10. Samuel Revill's hammer Samuel Revill's hammer Contributed by Individual
  11. Victorian swimming costume Victorian swimming costume Contributed by Museum
  12. Sin Eater's Grave Ratlinghope Shropshire Sin Eater's Grave Ratlinghope Shropshire Contributed by Individual
  13. YZ bird matchstriker YZ bird matchstriker Contributed by Individual
  14. Coronation record King George June 1911 Coronation record King George June 1911 Contributed by Individual
  15. Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Contributed by Individual
  16. Mummy of Hornedjitef Mummy of Hornedjitef Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Contributed by Individual
  18. A Pair of Victorian road skates A Pair of Victorian road skates Contributed by Individual
  19. Grand Christmas Fete poster Grand Christmas Fete poster Contributed by Museum
  20. First World War Christmas Tin First World War Christmas Tin Contributed by Individual
  21. John Walker's Friction Light John Walker's Friction Light Contributed by Museum
  22. My Mother's Suitcase My Mother's Suitcase Contributed by Individual
  23. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  24. My Father's Rice Box My Father's Rice Box Contributed by Individual
  25. Royal typewriter Royal typewriter Contributed by Individual
  26. Chocolates presented to troops NY 1900 Chocolates presented to troops NY 1900 Contributed by Individual
  27. the eye the eye Contributed by Individual
  28. A cannonball made of Wealden iron A cannonball made of Wealden iron Contributed by Individual
  29. A 1914-1918 war Entrenching Tool. A 1914-1918 war Entrenching Tool. Contributed by Individual
  30. A violin A violin Contributed by Individual
  31. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  32. Early porcelain plate Early porcelain plate Contributed by Individual
  33. 1793 £5 Note 1793 £5 Note Contributed by Museum
  34. Travelling Microscope Travelling Microscope Contributed by Individual
  35. JFK/Johnson election campaign badge JFK/Johnson election campaign badge Contributed by Individual
  36. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Contributed by Individual
  37. The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) Contributed by Individual
  38. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  39. cotton reel cotton reel Contributed by Individual
  40. Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Contributed by Individual
  41. King Charles I Gold Toothpick King Charles I Gold Toothpick Contributed by Museum
  42. 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check Contributed by Individual
  43. Portion of a limestone Stelae Portion of a limestone Stelae Contributed by Museum
  44. Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Contributed by Individual
  45. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  46. Wool staple mark Wool staple mark Contributed by Museum
  47. Chinese coin Chinese coin Contributed by Individual
  48. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  49. Point Blank - Bruce Springsteen fanzine Point Blank - Bruce Springsteen fanzine Contributed by Individual
  50. Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Contributed by Individual

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