List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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

  1. Honda Civic - 1979 Honda Civic - 1979 Contributed by Individual
  2. Travelling Microscope Travelling Microscope Contributed by Individual
  3. Solar-powered lamp and charger Solar-powered lamp and charger Contributed by The British Museum
  4. The Little Golden Fish that returned The Little Golden Fish that returned Contributed by Individual
  5. vhs tape vhs tape Contributed by Individual
  6. Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Contributed by Individual
  7. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  8. Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Contributed by Individual
  9. Olduvai handaxe Olduvai handaxe Contributed by The British Museum
  10. A flint hand axe A flint hand axe Contributed by Museum
  11. Goblin teasmade Goblin teasmade Contributed by Individual
  12. Early Cigarette Lighter Early Cigarette Lighter Contributed by Individual
  13. Glass from the Crystal Palace. Glass from the Crystal Palace. Contributed by Individual
  14. Rosie's Darning Mushroom Rosie's Darning Mushroom Contributed by Individual
  15. Tiger's Bleriot Seat Tiger's Bleriot Seat Contributed by Individual
  16. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  17. Non Digital camera Non Digital camera Contributed by Individual
  18. AC Motor AC Motor Contributed by Individual
  19. Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Contributed by The British Museum
  20. HAL 9000 - 2001 - A SPACE ODYSSEY HAL 9000 - 2001 - A SPACE ODYSSEY Contributed by Individual
  21. Hologram of Maiman's laser Hologram of Maiman's laser Contributed by Individual
  22. Designs for an early TV Designs for an early TV Contributed by Individual
  23. Dream come true - autonomous transport Dream come true - autonomous transport Contributed by Individual
  24. The Modem, key to the communication age The Modem, key to the communication age Contributed by Individual
  25. Manacles from Bedlam (Bethlem Hospital) Manacles from Bedlam (Bethlem Hospital) Contributed by Museum
  26. Melancholy and Raving Madness: Statues Melancholy and Raving Madness: Statues Contributed by Museum
  27. Wardian Case Wardian Case Contributed by Individual
  28. Early ATM Card (Cashcard) Early ATM Card (Cashcard) Contributed by Individual
  29. Stoneware Jug London 1810 potter's print Stoneware Jug London 1810 potter's print Contributed by Individual
  30. Sigmund Freud's Psychoanalytic Couch Sigmund Freud's Psychoanalytic Couch Contributed by Museum
  31. Freud's Chair Freud's Chair Contributed by Museum
  32. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. Contributed by Individual
  33. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. Contributed by Individual
  34. computer program on punched cards computer program on punched cards Contributed by Individual
  35. Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Contributed by Individual
  36. WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron Contributed by Individual
  37. Piano Roll Piano Roll Contributed by Individual
  38. Shuttle used in Lancashire cotton mill Shuttle used in Lancashire cotton mill Contributed by Individual
  39. Murphy Radio Murphy Radio Contributed by Individual
  40. Kakiemon elephants Kakiemon elephants Contributed by The British Museum
  41. The mechanical galleon The mechanical galleon Contributed by The British Museum
  42. The Electric Car The Electric Car Contributed by Individual
  43. Astrolabe Astrolabe Contributed by Individual
  44. A 2001 Lenticular A 2001 Lenticular Contributed by Individual
  45. Michael Faraday's induction ring Michael Faraday's induction ring Contributed by Museum
  46. Volta battery Volta battery Contributed by Museum
  47. Humprhy Davy's miners' safety lamp Humprhy Davy's miners' safety lamp Contributed by Museum
  48. Bob Flowerdew's Quern Bob Flowerdew's Quern Contributed by Individual
  49. Model of an Indian indigo factory Model of an Indian indigo factory Contributed by Museum
  50. Wedgwoodn't Tureen by Michael Eden Wedgwoodn't Tureen by Michael Eden Contributed by Museum

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