List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Size / Small / BBC Area / England - Somerset

  1. Plus Adder (Adding machine) Plus Adder (Adding machine) Contributed by Individual
  2. Coalmining Gus and Crook Coalmining Gus and Crook Contributed by Museum
  3. Victorian Police Truncheon & Flashlight Victorian Police Truncheon & Flashlight Contributed by Individual
  4. Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Contributed by Individual
  5. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Contributed by Individual
  6. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Contributed by Individual
  7. Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Contributed by Individual
  8. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Contributed by Individual
  9. Huntspill Friendly Society pole head Huntspill Friendly Society pole head Contributed by Museum
  10. Sugar cutter Sugar cutter Contributed by Museum
  11. Silk nightdress made from a parachute Silk nightdress made from a parachute Contributed by Individual
  12. Pattern-maker's tool box and tools Pattern-maker's tool box and tools Contributed by Individual
  13. Family bible Family bible Contributed by Individual
  14. Shephard's crook Shephard's crook Contributed by Individual
  15. Jumping bar Jumping bar Contributed by Individual
  16. Hand bell Hand bell Contributed by Individual
  17. Dock lifter Dock lifter Contributed by Individual
  18. Gloving donkey Gloving donkey Contributed by Individual
  19. Ivory chess piece from India Ivory chess piece from India Contributed by Individual
  20. The Glastonbury bowl The Glastonbury bowl Contributed by Individual

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