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

Culture / Early People / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Olduvai handaxe Olduvai handaxe Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Jade axe Jade axe Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Jomon pot Jomon pot Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Bird-shaped pestle Bird-shaped pestle Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Clovis spear point Clovis spear point Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Swimming reindeer Swimming reindeer Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Olduvai stone chopping tool Olduvai stone chopping tool Contributed by The British Museum

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