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 / Medium / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Mexican codex map Mexican codex map Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Shi'a religious parade standard Shi'a religious parade standard Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Maya maize god statue Maya maize god statue Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Sphinx of Taharqo Sphinx of Taharqo Contributed by The British Museum
  7. The David Vases The David Vases Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Mold Gold Cape Mold Gold Cape Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Sutton Hoo helmet Sutton Hoo helmet Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Seated Buddha from Gandhara Seated Buddha from Gandhara Contributed by The British Museum

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