List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Stone / BBC Area / England - London

  1. Portion of a limestone Stelae Portion of a limestone Stelae Contributed by Museum
  2. Olduvai handaxe Olduvai handaxe Contributed by The British Museum
  3. Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Contributed by Individual
  4. A flint hand axe A flint hand axe Contributed by Museum
  5. Early Cigarette Lighter Early Cigarette Lighter Contributed by Individual
  6. Tom's Fragments of the Berlin Wall Tom's Fragments of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  7. Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Limestone figurine of girl Limestone figurine of girl Contributed by Museum
  9. Limestone relief Limestone relief Contributed by Museum
  10. Melancholy and Raving Madness: Statues Melancholy and Raving Madness: Statues Contributed by Museum
  11. Air Raid Warden's Shelter Air Raid Warden's Shelter Contributed by Individual
  12. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. Contributed by Individual
  13. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. An Aboriginal tool of petrified wood. Contributed by Individual
  14. Statue of Ramesses II Statue of Ramesses II Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Contributed by Individual
  16. Bust of Vladimir Lenin Bust of Vladimir Lenin Contributed by Museum
  17. Fragment of Saxon cross Fragment of Saxon cross Contributed by Individual
  18. Bob Flowerdew's Quern Bob Flowerdew's Quern Contributed by Individual
  19. Maya maize god statue Maya maize god statue Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Olmec stone mask Olmec stone mask Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Sphinx of Taharqo Sphinx of Taharqo Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Lachish Reliefs Lachish Reliefs Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Hoa Hakananai'a Easter Island statue Hoa Hakananai'a Easter Island statue Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Statues of Prospero and Ariel Statues of Prospero and Ariel Contributed by Individual
  25. Bust of Harold Blackham Bust of Harold Blackham Contributed by Individual
  26. Parthenon sculpture: Centaur and Lapith Parthenon sculpture: Centaur and Lapith Contributed by The British Museum
  27. Hinton St Mary Mosaic Hinton St Mary Mosaic Contributed by The British Museum
  28. Indus seal Indus seal Contributed by The British Museum
  29. Bird-shaped pestle Bird-shaped pestle Contributed by The British Museum
  30. Maya relief of royal blood-letting Maya relief of royal blood-letting Contributed by The British Museum
  31. Borobudur Buddha head Borobudur Buddha head Contributed by The British Museum
  32. Clovis spear point Clovis spear point Contributed by The British Museum
  33. Olduvai stone chopping tool Olduvai stone chopping tool Contributed by The British Museum
  34. Harem wall painting fragments Harem wall painting fragments Contributed by The British Museum
  35. Shiva and Parvati sculpture Shiva and Parvati sculpture Contributed by The British Museum
  36. Statue from Hiroshima Statue from Hiroshima Contributed by Individual
  37. Soapstone Monkey - Iwazaru Soapstone Monkey - Iwazaru Contributed by Individual
  38. Early English 'Scientific' Sundial Early English 'Scientific' Sundial Contributed by Individual
  39. Sculpture of Huastec goddess Sculpture of Huastec goddess Contributed by The British Museum
  40. North American otter pipe North American otter pipe Contributed by The British Museum
  41. Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone Contributed by The British Museum
  42. Pillar of Ashoka Pillar of Ashoka Contributed by The British Museum
  43. Seated Buddha from Gandhara Seated Buddha from Gandhara Contributed by The British Museum
  44. Ceremonial ballgame belt Ceremonial ballgame belt Contributed by The British Museum
  45. Heart Scarab Heart Scarab Contributed by Museum
  46. Section of Wembley Stadium Section of Wembley Stadium Contributed by Museum
  47. Medievel Stone Gargoyle Medievel Stone Gargoyle Contributed by Museum
  48. ancient African sharp tool -Kenya ancient African sharp tool -Kenya Contributed by Individual