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. USSR Lonely Planet guide USSR Lonely Planet guide Contributed by Individual
  4. Transistor Radio with Earpiece Transistor Radio with Earpiece Contributed by Individual
  5. Samuel Revill's hammer Samuel Revill's hammer Contributed by Individual
  6. Victorian swimming costume Victorian swimming costume Contributed by Museum
  7. Sin Eater's Grave Ratlinghope Shropshire Sin Eater's Grave Ratlinghope Shropshire Contributed by Individual
  8. YZ bird matchstriker YZ bird matchstriker Contributed by Individual
  9. Coronation record King George June 1911 Coronation record King George June 1911 Contributed by Individual
  10. Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Contributed by Individual
  11. A Pair of Victorian road skates A Pair of Victorian road skates Contributed by Individual
  12. Grand Christmas Fete poster Grand Christmas Fete poster Contributed by Museum
  13. First World War Christmas Tin First World War Christmas Tin Contributed by Individual
  14. John Walker's Friction Light John Walker's Friction Light Contributed by Museum
  15. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  16. Chocolates presented to troops NY 1900 Chocolates presented to troops NY 1900 Contributed by Individual
  17. the eye the eye Contributed by Individual
  18. A cannonball made of Wealden iron A cannonball made of Wealden iron Contributed by Individual
  19. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  20. Early porcelain plate Early porcelain plate Contributed by Individual
  21. 1793 £5 Note 1793 £5 Note Contributed by Museum
  22. Travelling Microscope Travelling Microscope Contributed by Individual
  23. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  24. cotton reel cotton reel Contributed by Individual
  25. Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Contributed by Individual
  26. King Charles I Gold Toothpick King Charles I Gold Toothpick Contributed by Museum
  27. 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check Contributed by Individual
  28. Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Contributed by Individual
  29. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  30. Wool staple mark Wool staple mark Contributed by Museum
  31. Point Blank - Bruce Springsteen fanzine Point Blank - Bruce Springsteen fanzine Contributed by Individual
  32. Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Contributed by Individual
  33. Dr Marten Boots Dr Marten Boots Contributed by Individual
  34. Tram pass for Inspector John Spratling Tram pass for Inspector John Spratling Contributed by Individual
  35. Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Contributed by Museum
  36. Neolithic Stone Axe Neolithic Stone Axe Contributed by Individual
  37. Brewster 3D photograph viewer Brewster 3D photograph viewer Contributed by Individual
  38. H bomb Christmas Island official booklet H bomb Christmas Island official booklet Contributed by Individual
  39. A Faraday experimental electrical coil A Faraday experimental electrical coil Contributed by Individual
  40. SADDLER'S STOOL SADDLER'S STOOL Contributed by Individual
  41. Small useful cupboard Small useful cupboard Contributed by Individual
  42. The Little Golden Fish that returned The Little Golden Fish that returned Contributed by Individual
  43. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  44. 17th century pub bowls 17th century pub bowls Contributed by Individual
  45. Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  46. three comemorative moustache tea cups three comemorative moustache tea cups Contributed by Individual
  47. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  48. WSPU hunger strike force feeding medal WSPU hunger strike force feeding medal Contributed by Individual
  49. Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse.  Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse. Contributed by Individual
  50. Flag, Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee Flag, Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee Contributed by Individual

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