List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Science & Technology / BBC Area / England - Humberside

  1. Negretti and Zambra Pocket Barometer Negretti and Zambra Pocket Barometer Contributed by Individual
  2. Osborne1: Early portable computer Osborne1: Early portable computer Contributed by Individual
  3. Flint from East Riding Flint from East Riding Contributed by Individual
  4. Military Books Military Books Contributed by Individual
  5. Pre 2nd World War Dictaphone Pre 2nd World War Dictaphone Contributed by Individual
  6. A French Carriage Clock A French Carriage Clock Contributed by Individual
  7. Art Deco Clock Art Deco Clock Contributed by Individual
  8. British Herbal Practitioner British Herbal Practitioner Contributed by Individual
  9. 1959 Swan Electric Toaster 1959 Swan Electric Toaster Contributed by Individual
  10. Two Spacemen Watches Two Spacemen Watches Contributed by Individual
  11. Draughtsman’s Instruments Draughtsman’s Instruments Contributed by Individual
  12. Harwood Automatic Wrist Watch Harwood Automatic Wrist Watch Contributed by Individual
  13. Acetylene / Carbide Bike Lamp Acetylene / Carbide Bike Lamp Contributed by Individual
  14. A Watch A Watch Contributed by Individual
  15. German Calculator German Calculator Contributed by Individual
  16. Three Little Pigs Three Little Pigs Contributed by Individual
  17. A Piece of Transatlantic Cable A Piece of Transatlantic Cable Contributed by Individual
  18. A 21st Birthday Watch A 21st Birthday Watch Contributed by Individual
  19. Two Pocket Watches Two Pocket Watches Contributed by Individual
  20. A Pocket Watch A Pocket Watch Contributed by Individual
  21. Photography of a Publisher Photography of a Publisher Contributed by Individual
  22. Vitalator - Quack medical appliance Vitalator - Quack medical appliance Contributed by Individual

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