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

Theme / Government / Contributor Type / BM

  1. Admonitions Scroll Admonitions Scroll Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Reformation centenary broadsheet Reformation centenary broadsheet Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Miniature of a Mughal prince Miniature of a Mughal prince Contributed by The British Museum
  4. Mexican codex map Mexican codex map Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Statue of Ramesses II Statue of Ramesses II Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Russian  revolutionary plate Russian revolutionary plate Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Suffragette-defaced penny Suffragette-defaced penny Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Shi'a religious parade standard Shi'a religious parade standard Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Jade dragon cup Jade dragon cup Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Oxus chariot model Oxus chariot model Contributed by The British Museum
  11. Chinese bronze bell Chinese bronze bell Contributed by The British Museum
  12. Hinton St Mary Mosaic Hinton St Mary Mosaic Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Early writing tablet Early writing tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Indus seal Indus seal Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Lewis Chessmen Lewis Chessmen Contributed by The British Museum
  16. Harem wall painting fragments Harem wall painting fragments Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Chinese Tang tomb figures Chinese Tang tomb figures Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Gold coin of  Kumaragupta I Gold coin of Kumaragupta I Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Standard of Ur Standard of Ur Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Chinese Han lacquer cup Chinese Han lacquer cup Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Coin with head of Alexander Coin with head of Alexander Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Lothair Crystal Lothair Crystal Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Pillar of Ashoka Pillar of Ashoka Contributed by The British Museum