List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

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Contributor Type

Size / Tiny / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Paracas textile Paracas textile Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Credit card Credit card Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Suffragette-defaced penny Suffragette-defaced penny Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Pieces of eight Pieces of eight Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Inca gold llama Inca gold llama Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Oxus chariot model Oxus chariot model Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Gold coin of Croesus Gold coin of Croesus Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Hebrew astrolabe Hebrew astrolabe Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Early writing tablet Early writing tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  11. Indus seal Indus seal Contributed by The British Museum
  12. King Den's sandal label King Den's sandal label Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Lewis Chessmen Lewis Chessmen Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Hedwig glass beaker Hedwig glass beaker Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Japanese bronze mirror Japanese bronze mirror Contributed by The British Museum
  16. Clovis spear point Clovis spear point Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Olduvai stone chopping tool Olduvai stone chopping tool Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Gold coin of  Kumaragupta I Gold coin of Kumaragupta I Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Chinese Han lacquer cup Chinese Han lacquer cup Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Coin with head of Alexander Coin with head of Alexander Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Hoxne pepper pot Hoxne pepper pot Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Gold coin of Abd al-Malik Gold coin of Abd al-Malik Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Lothair Crystal Lothair Crystal Contributed by The British Museum
  24. North American otter pipe North American otter pipe Contributed by The British Museum

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