List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Location / Europe / BBC Area / England - London

  1. a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 Contributed by Individual
  2. Eire clay pipe found in Eskimo Alaska  Eire clay pipe found in Eskimo Alaska Contributed by Individual
  3. The Camel Teapot - 1837 The Camel Teapot - 1837 Contributed by Individual
  4. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  5. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  6. A flint hand axe A flint hand axe Contributed by Museum
  7. Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Contributed by Individual
  8. Reformation centenary broadsheet Reformation centenary broadsheet Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Contributed by Individual
  10. Annika's Pottery Shard with Fingerprint Annika's Pottery Shard with Fingerprint Contributed by Individual
  11. Tiger's Bleriot Seat Tiger's Bleriot Seat Contributed by Individual
  12. Sadie's Bar of Soap Sadie's Bar of Soap Contributed by Individual
  13. Tom's Fragments of the Berlin Wall Tom's Fragments of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  14. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  15. World War II medals - Olivia  Little World War II medals - Olivia Little Contributed by Individual
  16. Freddy the Bear - Ellie Devlin Freddy the Bear - Ellie Devlin Contributed by Individual
  17. Portuguese school book Portuguese school book Contributed by Individual
  18. Wooden cigarette case Wooden cigarette case Contributed by Individual
  19. The Polish Palm The Polish Palm Contributed by Individual
  20. Dream come true - autonomous transport Dream come true - autonomous transport Contributed by Individual
  21. Poland Arise Poland Arise Contributed by Individual
  22. Sigmund Freud's Psychoanalytic Couch Sigmund Freud's Psychoanalytic Couch Contributed by Museum
  23. Freud's Chair Freud's Chair Contributed by Museum
  24. US flag from WW1 US flag from WW1 Contributed by Individual
  25. Matthew Wilson's Plastic Plant Pots Matthew Wilson's Plastic Plant Pots Contributed by Individual
  26. Russian  revolutionary plate Russian revolutionary plate Contributed by The British Museum
  27. The mechanical galleon The mechanical galleon Contributed by The British Museum
  28. Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Contributed by The British Museum
  29. A Lithuanian 120-year-old rolling pin A Lithuanian 120-year-old rolling pin Contributed by Individual
  30. Peter Gibbs' Seed Dibber Peter Gibbs' Seed Dibber Contributed by Individual
  31. Alms plate Alms plate Contributed by Individual
  32. Austrian chateleine Austrian chateleine Contributed by Individual
  33. Globe book end Globe book end Contributed by Individual
  34. Wood carving of Christ Wood carving of Christ Contributed by Individual
  35. Wooden Jug Wooden Jug Contributed by Individual
  36. Amulet Amulet Contributed by Individual
  37. Collection of family objects Collection of family objects Contributed by Individual
  38. Postcards Postcards Contributed by Individual
  39. Bronze of girl reading Bronze of girl reading Contributed by Individual
  40. Volta battery Volta battery Contributed by Museum
  41. Shrapnel - First World War Shrapnel - First World War Contributed by Individual
  42. Gold coin of Croesus Gold coin of Croesus Contributed by The British Museum
  43. Holy Thorn Reliquary Holy Thorn Reliquary Contributed by The British Museum
  44. Hebrew astrolabe Hebrew astrolabe Contributed by The British Museum
  45. WW1 shell-blasted crucifix from France WW1 shell-blasted crucifix from France Contributed by Individual
  46. Basse Yutz Flagons Basse Yutz Flagons Contributed by The British Museum
  47. Parthenon sculpture: Centaur and Lapith Parthenon sculpture: Centaur and Lapith Contributed by The British Museum
  48. Minoan Bull Leaper Minoan Bull Leaper Contributed by The British Museum
  49. Lewis Chessmen Lewis Chessmen Contributed by The British Museum
  50. A Thank You from strangers to strangers A Thank You from strangers to strangers Contributed by Individual

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