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Location / South Asia / BBC Area / England

  1. Blanket Blanket Contributed by Individual
  2. Papier mache bottle from Kashmir Papier mache bottle from Kashmir Contributed by Individual
  3. The Sultanganj Buddha The Sultanganj Buddha Contributed by Museum
  4. Sample book of South Asian textiles Sample book of South Asian textiles Contributed by Museum
  5. Gertrude Emily Benham's Tibetan Boots Gertrude Emily Benham's Tibetan Boots Contributed by Museum
  6. Miniature of a Mughal prince Miniature of a Mughal prince Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Kali dancing on Shiva Kali dancing on Shiva Contributed by Museum
  8. Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Contributed by Individual
  9. A Kukri Knife A Kukri Knife Contributed by Individual
  10. bangladeshi picture made of rice bangladeshi picture made of rice Contributed by Individual
  11. Ivory Carving Ivory Carving Contributed by Individual
  12. Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Contributed by Individual
  13. Head of Asfara from Orissa Head of Asfara from Orissa Contributed by Individual
  14. Oil Burner Oil Burner Contributed by Individual
  15. Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Contributed by Individual
  16. Silver Snuffbox from Siege of Lucknow Silver Snuffbox from Siege of Lucknow Contributed by Individual
  17. Snakeskin shoes Snakeskin shoes Contributed by Individual
  18. Krisna and Balarama by Jamini Roy Krisna and Balarama by Jamini Roy Contributed by Individual
  19. Indian Earing-The Cabinet of Curiosities Indian Earing-The Cabinet of Curiosities Contributed by Museum
  20. Model of an Indian indigo factory Model of an Indian indigo factory Contributed by Museum
  21. Necklace and ring Necklace and ring Contributed by Individual
  22. Jewellery set Jewellery set Contributed by Individual
  23. Table top tray Table top tray Contributed by Individual
  24. Part of a necklace Part of a necklace Contributed by Individual
  25. Asharatai coins Asharatai coins Contributed by Individual
  26. Embroidery made by an Italian POW Embroidery made by an Italian POW Contributed by Individual
  27. Bronze head Bronze head Contributed by Individual
  28. East India Company Key East India Company Key Contributed by Individual
  29. Indian dolls / Kondapalli toys Indian dolls / Kondapalli toys Contributed by Individual
  30. Indian swords Indian swords Contributed by Individual
  31. Indus seal Indus seal Contributed by The British Museum
  32. Statue of Tara Statue of Tara Contributed by The British Museum
  33. Shiva and Parvati sculpture Shiva and Parvati sculpture Contributed by The British Museum
  34. Gold coin of  Kumaragupta I Gold coin of Kumaragupta I Contributed by The British Museum
  35. Opium pipe Opium pipe Contributed by Individual
  36. Kokea nut Kokea nut Contributed by Individual
  37. Pillar of Ashoka Pillar of Ashoka Contributed by The British Museum
  38. Seated Buddha from Gandhara Seated Buddha from Gandhara Contributed by The British Museum
  39. Indian pendant Indian pendant Contributed by Individual
  40. Embroidered Jacket from India Embroidered Jacket from India Contributed by Individual
  41. A Decorated Seed A Decorated Seed Contributed by Individual
  42. Indian Trinket Dish Indian Trinket Dish Contributed by Individual
  43. Stamps at Bhutan Stamps at Bhutan Contributed by Individual
  44. Andrew Motion's Hindu Wood Carving Andrew Motion's Hindu Wood Carving Contributed by Individual
  45. Tourist picture of the Red Fort Tourist picture of the Red Fort Contributed by Individual
  46. small embossed silver jug small embossed silver jug Contributed by Individual
  47. Barkcloth jacket from the Indian Ocean Barkcloth jacket from the Indian Ocean Contributed by Museum
  48. Indian Tigress and Her Cub Indian Tigress and Her Cub Contributed by Individual
  49. Medals for Shooting Medals for Shooting Contributed by Individual
  50. A 4cm high figurine A 4cm high figurine Contributed by Individual

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