List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Contributor Type

Theme / Art / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Admonitions Scroll Admonitions Scroll Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Miniature of a Mughal prince Miniature of a Mughal prince Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Statue of Ramesses II Statue of Ramesses II Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Throne of Weapons Throne of Weapons Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Double-headed serpent Double-headed serpent Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Russian  revolutionary plate Russian revolutionary plate Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Hokusai's 'The Great Wave' Hokusai's 'The Great Wave' Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Jade bi Jade bi Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  11. Kakiemon elephants Kakiemon elephants Contributed by The British Museum
  12. Benin plaque: the oba with Europeans Benin plaque: the oba with Europeans Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Olmec stone mask Olmec stone mask Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Sphinx of Taharqo Sphinx of Taharqo Contributed by The British Museum
  16. Lachish Reliefs Lachish Reliefs Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Hoa Hakananai'a Easter Island statue Hoa Hakananai'a Easter Island statue Contributed by The British Museum
  18. The David Vases The David Vases Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Holy Thorn Reliquary Holy Thorn Reliquary Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Ife head Ife head Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Basse Yutz Flagons Basse Yutz Flagons Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Parthenon sculpture: Centaur and Lapith Parthenon sculpture: Centaur and Lapith Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Minoan Bull Leaper Minoan Bull Leaper Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Swimming reindeer Swimming reindeer Contributed by The British Museum
  25. Statue of Tara Statue of Tara Contributed by The British Museum
  26. Shiva and Parvati sculpture Shiva and Parvati sculpture Contributed by The British Museum
  27. Silver plate showing Shapur II Silver plate showing Shapur II Contributed by The British Museum
  28. Sculpture of Huastec goddess Sculpture of Huastec goddess Contributed by The British Museum
  29. Silk princess painting Silk princess painting Contributed by The British Museum
  30. Head of Augustus Head of Augustus Contributed by The British Museum
  31. Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy Contributed by The British Museum
  32. Seated Buddha from Gandhara Seated Buddha from Gandhara Contributed by The British Museum

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