List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Location / Europe / BBC Area / England

  1. Slide Rule Slide Rule Contributed by Individual
  2. My Mother's Suitcase My Mother's Suitcase Contributed by Individual
  3. A 1914-1918 war Entrenching Tool. A 1914-1918 war Entrenching Tool. Contributed by Individual
  4. A violin A violin Contributed by Individual
  5. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  6. Soviet 'peace dollar' Soviet 'peace dollar' Contributed by Individual
  7. a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 Contributed by Individual
  8. Brass bell cast in Europe in 1650 Brass bell cast in Europe in 1650 Contributed by Individual
  9. Little Manual of the Russian Language Little Manual of the Russian Language Contributed by Individual
  10. Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Contributed by Individual
  11. First World War - cease-fire message First World War - cease-fire message Contributed by Individual
  12. Eire clay pipe found in Eskimo Alaska  Eire clay pipe found in Eskimo Alaska Contributed by Individual
  13. 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) Contributed by Individual
  14. A type writer for the people. A type writer for the people. Contributed by Individual
  15. The Camel Teapot - 1837 The Camel Teapot - 1837 Contributed by Individual
  16. Fragment of the Berlin Wall Fragment of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  17. Bust of Lenin in Gun Metal Bust of Lenin in Gun Metal Contributed by Individual
  18. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  19. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  20. Fragment from Cuffley Airship crash, WW1 Fragment from Cuffley Airship crash, WW1 Contributed by Museum
  21. NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) Contributed by Individual
  22. Gold Hammered Coin - Louis XII Gold Hammered Coin - Louis XII Contributed by Individual
  23. Red work sampler Red work sampler Contributed by Individual
  24. Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Contributed by Museum
  25. Postcards from the trenches Postcards from the trenches Contributed by Individual
  26. Etruscan votive bronze of the God Laran Etruscan votive bronze of the God Laran Contributed by Individual
  27. A flint hand axe A flint hand axe Contributed by Museum
  28. Statue of St Anthony & the Infant Jesus Statue of St Anthony & the Infant Jesus Contributed by Individual
  29. Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Contributed by Individual
  30. Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Contributed by Individual
  31. Viewmaster stereoscopic 3D viewer Viewmaster stereoscopic 3D viewer Contributed by Individual
  32. Velcro Fastener Velcro Fastener Contributed by Individual
  33. Roald Dahl's BFG sandal Roald Dahl's BFG sandal Contributed by Museum
  34. Wenlock Olympian Society Medal Wenlock Olympian Society Medal Contributed by Museum
  35. The Lego Building Brick The Lego Building Brick Contributed by Individual
  36. Clock from bombardment of Hartlepools Clock from bombardment of Hartlepools Contributed by Museum
  37. Football card Football card Contributed by Individual
  38. Cypriot child's rattle Cypriot child's rattle Contributed by Museum
  39. Wild Goat style jug Wild Goat style jug Contributed by Museum
  40. Concentration camp victim's  painting Concentration camp victim's painting Contributed by Individual
  41. Early 20th century toy battleship Early 20th century toy battleship Contributed by Museum
  42. Banksy's Paint Pot Angel Banksy's Paint Pot Angel Contributed by Museum
  43. Cavalry helmet designed by Lord Byron Cavalry helmet designed by Lord Byron Contributed by Museum
  44. Maltese Cross used by John Logie Baird Maltese Cross used by John Logie Baird Contributed by Museum
  45. Delft tile of a dolphin Delft tile of a dolphin Contributed by Museum
  46. Souvenir china Souvenir china Contributed by Museum
  47. Great Blizzard souvenir china Great Blizzard souvenir china Contributed by Museum
  48. Contents of a garderobe Contents of a garderobe Contributed by Museum
  49. Silver vase copy from 400 dC original Silver vase copy from 400 dC original Contributed by Individual
  50. Musette de cour Musette de cour Contributed by Museum

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