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 / Light Brown / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Mummy of Hornedjitef Mummy of Hornedjitef Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Admonitions Scroll Admonitions Scroll Contributed by The British Museum
  3. North American buckskin map North American buckskin map Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Credit card Credit card Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Mexican codex map Mexican codex map Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Statue of Ramesses II Statue of Ramesses II Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Sudanese slit drum Sudanese slit drum Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Jade bi Jade bi Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Akan drum Akan drum Contributed by The British Museum
  11. Benin plaque: the oba with Europeans Benin plaque: the oba with Europeans Contributed by The British Museum
  12. Lachish Reliefs Lachish Reliefs Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Hinton St Mary Mosaic Hinton St Mary Mosaic Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Rhind Mathematical Papyrus Rhind Mathematical Papyrus Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Flood Tablet Flood Tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  16. Early writing tablet Early writing tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  17. King Den's sandal label King Den's sandal label Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Jomon pot Jomon pot Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Bird-shaped pestle Bird-shaped pestle Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Hedwig glass beaker Hedwig glass beaker Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Maya relief of royal blood-letting Maya relief of royal blood-letting Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Swimming reindeer Swimming reindeer Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Kilwa pot sherds Kilwa pot sherds Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Chinese Tang tomb figures Chinese Tang tomb figures Contributed by The British Museum
  25. Korean roof tile Korean roof tile Contributed by The British Museum
  26. Standard of Ur Standard of Ur Contributed by The British Museum
  27. Chinese Han lacquer cup Chinese Han lacquer cup 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. North American otter pipe North American otter pipe Contributed by The British Museum
  31. Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy Contributed by The British Museum

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