List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Transistor Radio with Earpiece Transistor Radio with Earpiece Contributed by Individual
  2. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  3. A cannonball made of Wealden iron A cannonball made of Wealden iron Contributed by Individual
  4. Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Contributed by Individual
  5. Neolithic Stone Axe Neolithic Stone Axe Contributed by Individual
  6. Solar-powered lamp and charger Solar-powered lamp and charger Contributed by The British Museum
  7. 17th century pub bowls 17th century pub bowls Contributed by Individual
  8. Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  9. ICT 1301 computer ICT 1301 computer Contributed by Individual
  10. Game Boy Game Boy Contributed by Individual
  11. Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Contributed by Individual
  12. Video processor for Acorn/BBC computer Video processor for Acorn/BBC computer Contributed by Individual
  13. Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Contributed by Museum
  14. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  15. Pre-historic hand-axe 700,000 years old Pre-historic hand-axe 700,000 years old Contributed by Museum
  16. Yuri Gagarin lapel broach/button Yuri Gagarin lapel broach/button Contributed by Individual
  17. RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie Contributed by Individual
  18. Olduvai handaxe Olduvai handaxe Contributed by The British Museum
  19. A flint hand axe A flint hand axe Contributed by Museum
  20. Propeller from RMS Lusitania Propeller from RMS Lusitania Contributed by Museum
  21. Springbok stand crest Springbok stand crest Contributed by Individual
  22. Sugar Spoon, Beckford's Tower & Museum Sugar Spoon, Beckford's Tower & Museum Contributed by Individual
  23. Clock from bombardment of Hartlepools Clock from bombardment of Hartlepools Contributed by Museum
  24. The Vaulted Ceiling of Bath Abbey The Vaulted Ceiling of Bath Abbey Contributed by Individual
  25. Dress of the Year, The Fashion Museum Dress of the Year, The Fashion Museum Contributed by Individual
  26. Cypriot child's rattle Cypriot child's rattle Contributed by Museum
  27. ashtray made from r38 airship ashtray made from r38 airship Contributed by Individual
  28. Concentration camp victim's  painting Concentration camp victim's painting Contributed by Individual
  29. Slate Slate Contributed by Museum
  30. Handaxe found on Scafell Pike Handaxe found on Scafell Pike Contributed by Individual
  31. Miner's tull and balmaiden's clogs Miner's tull and balmaiden's clogs Contributed by Museum
  32. Banksy's Paint Pot Angel Banksy's Paint Pot Angel Contributed by Museum
  33. Holman silver 3 stoping drill Holman silver 3 stoping drill Contributed by Museum
  34. Nuisance book Nuisance book Contributed by Museum
  35. Civil War helmet Civil War helmet Contributed by Museum
  36. Ingot Ingot Contributed by Museum
  37. Flints (arrowheads, spearheads) Flints (arrowheads, spearheads) Contributed by Museum
  38. Flamank coat of arms Flamank coat of arms Contributed by Museum
  39. Californian tin stamps Californian tin stamps Contributed by Museum
  40. Cartoon of St Nazaire Raid Cartoon of St Nazaire Raid Contributed by Museum
  41. Bickford's safety fuse Bickford's safety fuse Contributed by Museum
  42. Bronze Age saddle querns Bronze Age saddle querns Contributed by Museum
  43. Tudor Heart Burial Urn Tudor Heart Burial Urn Contributed by Museum
  44. Marazion’s cauldron Marazion’s cauldron Contributed by Museum
  45. Cornish bricks Cornish bricks Contributed by Museum
  46. John Passmore Edwards John Passmore Edwards Contributed by Museum
  47. Leach wheel Leach wheel Contributed by Museum
  48. Levant Mine whim engine Levant Mine whim engine Contributed by Museum
  49. Nurses' World War II battledress jacket Nurses' World War II battledress jacket Contributed by Museum
  50. Airborne Lifeboat Airborne Lifeboat Contributed by Museum

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