List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Travel / BBC Area / England - London

  1. Honda Civic - 1979 Honda Civic - 1979 Contributed by Individual
  2. USSR Lonely Planet guide USSR Lonely Planet guide Contributed by Individual
  3. Travelling Microscope Travelling Microscope Contributed by Individual
  4. Eire clay pipe found in Eskimo Alaska  Eire clay pipe found in Eskimo Alaska Contributed by Individual
  5. Titanic lifeboat plaque, no 8, from bow Titanic lifeboat plaque, no 8, from bow Contributed by Individual
  6.  LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson Contributed by Individual
  7. Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Contributed by Individual
  8. Sir Richard Burton dressed as an Arab Sir Richard Burton dressed as an Arab Contributed by Individual
  9. Kali dancing on Shiva Kali dancing on Shiva Contributed by Museum
  10. Georgia's Travelling Women Art Piece Georgia's Travelling Women Art Piece Contributed by Individual
  11. Marriage Certificate - by Ethan Marriage Certificate - by Ethan Contributed by Individual
  12. Coal Miner's Lamp Coal Miner's Lamp Contributed by Individual
  13. Tiger's Bleriot Seat Tiger's Bleriot Seat Contributed by Individual
  14. A Manaus oar A Manaus oar Contributed by Individual
  15. Underground logo with Johnston lettering Underground logo with Johnston lettering Contributed by Museum
  16. camel bell camel bell Contributed by Individual
  17. North American buckskin map North American buckskin map Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Dream come true - autonomous transport Dream come true - autonomous transport Contributed by Individual
  20. Parchment letter of farewell Parchment letter of farewell Contributed by Individual
  21. 30s O/S 1 InchMap Ellis Martin cover art 30s O/S 1 InchMap Ellis Martin cover art Contributed by Individual
  22. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Hawaiian feather helmet Hawaiian feather helmet Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Akan drum Akan drum Contributed by The British Museum
  25. Pieces of eight Pieces of eight Contributed by The British Museum
  26. The mechanical galleon The mechanical galleon Contributed by The British Museum
  27. Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Contributed by The British Museum
  28. Inca gold llama Inca gold llama Contributed by The British Museum
  29. iron horseshoe iron horseshoe Contributed by Individual
  30. The Electric Car The Electric Car Contributed by Individual
  31. Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Contributed by Individual
  32. Sextant Sextant Contributed by Individual
  33. Astrolabe Astrolabe Contributed by Individual
  34. Globe book end Globe book end Contributed by Individual
  35. Columns from Nelson's Victory Columns from Nelson's Victory Contributed by Individual
  36. Rail poster Rail poster Contributed by Individual
  37. Benin carvings Benin carvings Contributed by Individual
  38. Nigerian Wood Carvings Nigerian Wood Carvings Contributed by Individual
  39. Postcards Postcards Contributed by Individual
  40. Railway timetable Railway timetable Contributed by Individual
  41. A Toy Treasure Chest to play with A Toy Treasure Chest to play with Contributed by Individual
  42. Bremer Car Bremer Car Contributed by Museum
  43. Oxus chariot model Oxus chariot model Contributed by The British Museum
  44. Alex Henshaw’s clam shell sunglasses Alex Henshaw’s clam shell sunglasses Contributed by Museum
  45. Bristol F2b Fighter Bristol F2b Fighter Contributed by Museum
  46. Avro Lancaster B.MK.1 Avro Lancaster B.MK.1 Contributed by Museum
  47. Fokker DVII Fokker DVII Contributed by Museum
  48. Hoa Hakananai'a Easter Island statue Hoa Hakananai'a Easter Island statue Contributed by The British Museum
  49.  LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson Contributed by Individual
  50. Archbishop Nichols' Pilgrim's Badge Archbishop Nichols' Pilgrim's Badge Contributed by Individual

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