List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Government / BBC Area / England

  1. USSR Lonely Planet guide USSR Lonely Planet guide Contributed by Individual
  2. JFK/Johnson election campaign badge JFK/Johnson election campaign badge Contributed by Individual
  3. The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) Contributed by Individual
  4. King Charles I Gold Toothpick King Charles I Gold Toothpick Contributed by Museum
  5. Soviet 'peace dollar' Soviet 'peace dollar' Contributed by Individual
  6. H bomb Christmas Island official booklet H bomb Christmas Island official booklet Contributed by Individual
  7. Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Contributed by Individual
  8. WSPU hunger strike force feeding medal WSPU hunger strike force feeding medal Contributed by Individual
  9. Flag, Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee Flag, Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee Contributed by Individual
  10. ICT 1301 computer ICT 1301 computer Contributed by Individual
  11. Shillelagh owned by Daniel O'Connell Shillelagh owned by Daniel O'Connell Contributed by Individual
  12. Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Contributed by Individual
  13. Vietnamese Boat Paddle and Bail Vietnamese Boat Paddle and Bail Contributed by Individual
  14. Brass Rabbit Brass Rabbit Contributed by Individual
  15. 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) Contributed by Individual
  16. Fragment of the Berlin Wall Fragment of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  17. Mao badge collection from Hong Kong Mao badge collection from Hong Kong Contributed by Individual
  18. The Domesday Book The Domesday Book Contributed by Museum
  19. A book signed by  Maurice Cornforth A book signed by Maurice Cornforth Contributed by Individual
  20. Bust of Lenin in Gun Metal Bust of Lenin in Gun Metal Contributed by Individual
  21. Amharic 'feedel' (letter) Amharic 'feedel' (letter) Contributed by Individual
  22. Building East African Railway 1902-09 Building East African Railway 1902-09 Contributed by Individual
  23. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Contributed by Individual
  24. A license for a rickshaw A license for a rickshaw Contributed by Individual
  25. Enamel recruitment sign Edward VII Enamel recruitment sign Edward VII Contributed by Individual
  26. Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Contributed by Individual
  27. Davenport bone china dessert plate Davenport bone china dessert plate Contributed by Museum
  28. spies for peace RSG-6 pamphlet spies for peace RSG-6 pamphlet Contributed by Individual
  29. Head of an oba (king) sculpted in bronze Head of an oba (king) sculpted in bronze Contributed by Museum
  30. Hunt Cup – The Roman Baths Hunt Cup – The Roman Baths Contributed by Individual
  31. Peterloo Massacre Handkerchief Peterloo Massacre Handkerchief Contributed by Museum
  32. Admonitions Scroll Admonitions Scroll Contributed by The British Museum
  33. World War One Tank World War One Tank Contributed by Museum
  34. Model of CSS Alabama Model of CSS Alabama Contributed by Museum
  35. Election decanter and glasses Election decanter and glasses Contributed by Museum
  36. 'Am I Not a Man and a Brother?' 'Am I Not a Man and a Brother?' Contributed by Individual
  37. John Passmore Edwards John Passmore Edwards Contributed by Museum
  38. Richard Carew Richard Carew Contributed by Museum
  39. Great Stamps of Grampound Great Stamps of Grampound Contributed by Individual
  40. The Silchester eagle The Silchester eagle Contributed by Museum
  41. The Handyside Postbox The Handyside Postbox Contributed by Museum
  42. Reformation centenary broadsheet Reformation centenary broadsheet Contributed by The British Museum
  43. The 'Brookes' slave ship model The 'Brookes' slave ship model Contributed by Museum
  44. Margaret Thatcher's blue suit Margaret Thatcher's blue suit Contributed by Museum
  45. Glass from the Crystal Palace. Glass from the Crystal Palace. Contributed by Individual
  46. Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Contributed by Individual
  47. Miniature of a Mughal prince Miniature of a Mughal prince Contributed by The British Museum
  48. Marriage Certificate - by Ethan Marriage Certificate - by Ethan Contributed by Individual
  49. Court letter and Seal of Elizabeth 1 Court letter and Seal of Elizabeth 1 Contributed by Individual
  50. IN BRIT ANIA' Roman Stylus Tablet IN BRIT ANIA' Roman Stylus Tablet Contributed by Museum