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

Colour / Black / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Olduvai handaxe Olduvai handaxe Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Reformation centenary broadsheet Reformation centenary broadsheet Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Russian  revolutionary plate Russian revolutionary plate Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  6. The mechanical galleon The mechanical galleon Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Ming banknote Ming banknote Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Rhind Mathematical Papyrus Rhind Mathematical Papyrus Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Indus seal Indus seal Contributed by The British Museum
  11. King Den's sandal label King Den's sandal label Contributed by The British Museum
  12. Egyptian clay model of cattle Egyptian clay model of cattle Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Olduvai stone chopping tool Olduvai stone chopping tool Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Harem wall painting fragments Harem wall painting fragments Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Shiva and Parvati sculpture Shiva and Parvati sculpture Contributed by The British Museum
  16. Silk princess painting Silk princess painting Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone Contributed by The British Museum

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