List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Money / BBC Area / England

  1. 1793 £5 Note 1793 £5 Note Contributed by Museum
  2. Chinese coin Chinese coin Contributed by Individual
  3. 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) Contributed by Individual
  4. Sickness insurance books Sickness insurance books Contributed by Individual
  5.  LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson Contributed by Individual
  6. Indenture of Apprenticeship Indenture of Apprenticeship Contributed by Individual
  7. Gold Hammered Coin - Louis XII Gold Hammered Coin - Louis XII Contributed by Individual
  8. Chinese food coupon Chinese food coupon Contributed by Individual
  9. Cornish pasty money box Cornish pasty money box Contributed by Museum
  10. Norman silver penny Norman silver penny Contributed by Museum
  11. Roman coin of Domitianus II Roman coin of Domitianus II Contributed by Museum
  12. 1804 Coin used as military identity disc 1804 Coin used as military identity disc Contributed by Individual
  13. Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Contributed by Individual
  14. Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Contributed by Individual
  15. Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Contributed by Individual
  16. Hungarian coins Hungarian coins Contributed by Individual
  17. Britain's First Decimal Coins Britain's First Decimal Coins Contributed by Individual
  18. The Roman Coin The Roman Coin Contributed by Individual
  19. A certificate of sale A certificate of sale Contributed by Individual
  20. Coin gold plated medalion Coin gold plated medalion Contributed by Individual
  21. Credit card Credit card Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Salt blocks used as currency Salt blocks used as currency Contributed by Museum
  23. Silver spoon made for the Gilbert family Silver spoon made for the Gilbert family Contributed by Museum
  24. Early ATM Card (Cashcard) Early ATM Card (Cashcard) Contributed by Individual
  25. Double Florin Coin Double Florin Coin Contributed by Individual
  26. Merovingian Frankish Gold Tremissis Merovingian Frankish Gold Tremissis Contributed by Museum
  27. Ancient Greek coin Ancient Greek coin Contributed by Individual
  28. 1d Nailmakers Truck coin minted 1811 1d Nailmakers Truck coin minted 1811 Contributed by Individual
  29. Union Bank of Scotland savings box Union Bank of Scotland savings box Contributed by Individual
  30. Suffragette-defaced penny Suffragette-defaced penny Contributed by The British Museum
  31. Pieces of eight Pieces of eight Contributed by The British Museum
  32. Ming banknote Ming banknote Contributed by The British Museum
  33. Photos of Ronnie Kray and Lord Boothby Photos of Ronnie Kray and Lord Boothby Contributed by Individual
  34. Subscription book Subscription book Contributed by Museum
  35. The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street Contributed by Museum
  36. Adam Smith £20 note Adam Smith £20 note Contributed by Museum
  37. Gold coin of Croesus Gold coin of Croesus Contributed by The British Museum
  38. Ancient Order of Foresters Sash Ancient Order of Foresters Sash Contributed by Museum
  39. Charles 1st Silver half crown Charles 1st Silver half crown Contributed by Museum
  40. Maternity Hospital Fee Bill and Receipt. Maternity Hospital Fee Bill and Receipt. Contributed by Individual
  41. Silsden Hoard Silsden Hoard Contributed by Museum
  42. Asharatai coins Asharatai coins Contributed by Individual
  43. Coin Coin Contributed by Individual
  44. Collection of coins Collection of coins Contributed by Individual
  45. Deeds to Clay Cross building society Deeds to Clay Cross building society Contributed by Individual
  46. Deed Deed Contributed by Individual
  47. Half penny cart wheel coin Half penny cart wheel coin Contributed by Individual
  48. Bronze ankle rings - West African dowry? Bronze ankle rings - West African dowry? Contributed by Individual
  49. George III half penny George III half penny Contributed by Individual
  50. Miser's bag Miser's bag Contributed by Individual

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