List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  2. cotton reel cotton reel Contributed by Individual
  3. Sample book of South Asian textiles Sample book of South Asian textiles Contributed by Museum
  4. Teapot to promote teetotalism Teapot to promote teetotalism Contributed by Museum
  5. Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Contributed by Museum
  6. Victorian corkscrew Victorian corkscrew Contributed by Individual
  7. Court letter and Seal of Elizabeth 1 Court letter and Seal of Elizabeth 1 Contributed by Individual
  8. Letter from Queen Victoria Letter from Queen Victoria Contributed by Individual
  9. Set of World War 1 Christmas Cards Set of World War 1 Christmas Cards Contributed by Individual
  10. A letter with Henry VIII's seal A letter with Henry VIII's seal Contributed by Individual
  11. Military Medal and letter Military Medal and letter Contributed by Individual
  12. Family Bible Family Bible Contributed by Individual
  13. Homeopathy Box Homeopathy Box Contributed by Individual
  14. Miniature set of drawers Miniature set of drawers Contributed by Individual
  15. WW1 Commemorative Medal WW1 Commemorative Medal Contributed by Individual
  16. Promotional Photograph of Movie star Promotional Photograph of Movie star Contributed by Individual
  17. grandmother clock grandmother clock Contributed by Individual
  18. Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Contributed by Individual
  19. A wooden cigarette box A wooden cigarette box Contributed by Individual
  20. Safety Razor Safety Razor Contributed by Individual
  21. ASHTRAY FROM CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR 1933 ASHTRAY FROM CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR 1933 Contributed by Individual
  22. GRAFFITI ON A SHARD OF ROMAN POTTERY GRAFFITI ON A SHARD OF ROMAN POTTERY Contributed by Individual
  23. Letter of condolence from WW1 Officer Letter of condolence from WW1 Officer Contributed by Individual
  24. First World War Souvenir - silk and wood First World War Souvenir - silk and wood Contributed by Individual
  25. Tenter Hooks Tenter Hooks Contributed by Museum
  26. Improved Spinning Jenny Improved Spinning Jenny Contributed by Museum
  27. Shabti Shabti Contributed by Museum
  28. The Rawlinson Bookcase The Rawlinson Bookcase Contributed by Museum
  29. The Gillows Workbox The Gillows Workbox Contributed by Museum
  30. Viking coin of Cnut Viking coin of Cnut Contributed by Museum
  31. Inro and Netsuke Inro and Netsuke Contributed by Museum
  32. General Scarlett's Sword General Scarlett's Sword Contributed by Museum
  33. Lancaster Roman Cavalry Tombstone Lancaster Roman Cavalry Tombstone Contributed by Museum
  34. Dunkirk Leaflet WW2 Dunkirk Leaflet WW2 Contributed by Individual
  35. The apple iphone The apple iphone Contributed by Individual
  36. Whalley Abbey Vestments Whalley Abbey Vestments Contributed by Museum
  37. Peruvian Chachapoyan Huaco Peruvian Chachapoyan Huaco Contributed by Museum
  38. Northrop 'Model T' Automatic Loom Northrop 'Model T' Automatic Loom Contributed by Museum
  39. Arkwright's Water Frame spinning machine Arkwright's Water Frame spinning machine Contributed by Museum
  40. Blackpool medallion W.H Cocker Mayor Blackpool medallion W.H Cocker Mayor Contributed by Individual
  41. The tin canister. A revolution in diet a The tin canister. A revolution in diet a Contributed by Individual
  42. Small metal skull Small metal skull Contributed by Individual
  43. Display dish "Empress of Ireland" Display dish "Empress of Ireland" Contributed by Individual
  44. The Silicon Transistor The Silicon Transistor Contributed by Individual
  45. Astrolabe -ancient astronomical computer Astrolabe -ancient astronomical computer Contributed by Individual

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