List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Roll Test Edit Roll Test Edit Contributed by Individual
  2. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  3. the eye the eye Contributed by Individual
  4. Travelling Microscope Travelling Microscope Contributed by Individual
  5. Miners safety lamp Miners safety lamp Contributed by Individual
  6. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  7. Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Contributed by Individual
  8. Kodak No. 2 Box Brownie Model E Camera Kodak No. 2 Box Brownie Model E Camera Contributed by Individual
  9. Brewster 3D photograph viewer Brewster 3D photograph viewer Contributed by Individual
  10. Solar-powered lamp and charger Solar-powered lamp and charger Contributed by The British Museum
  11. The Duke of Devonshire's watch The Duke of Devonshire's watch Contributed by Individual
  12. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  13. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  14. Hiroshima Jam Jar Hiroshima Jam Jar Contributed by Individual
  15. Box Brownie camera Box Brownie camera Contributed by Individual
  16. Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Contributed by Individual
  17. Travel Communion Set Travel Communion Set Contributed by Individual
  18. Car Indicator Original Plan and Design Car Indicator Original Plan and Design Contributed by Individual
  19. Video processor for Acorn/BBC computer Video processor for Acorn/BBC computer Contributed by Individual
  20. Horse drawn hearse Horse drawn hearse Contributed by Individual
  21. Tremayne wine bottle Tremayne wine bottle Contributed by Museum
  22. Swan Ink Bottle from bottom of Scapa Flo Swan Ink Bottle from bottom of Scapa Flo Contributed by Individual
  23. Negretti and Zambra Pocket Barometer Negretti and Zambra Pocket Barometer Contributed by Individual
  24. LMS Railway dynamometer car LMS Railway dynamometer car Contributed by Museum
  25. Viewmaster stereoscopic 3D viewer Viewmaster stereoscopic 3D viewer Contributed by Individual
  26. Baird Televisor Baird Televisor Contributed by Individual
  27. 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes Contributed by Individual
  28. Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Contributed by Individual
  29. The Assembly Rooms Chandeliers, Bath The Assembly Rooms Chandeliers, Bath Contributed by Individual
  30. Cat's Eyes Cat's Eyes Contributed by Museum
  31. Oxy-hydrogen blowpipe Oxy-hydrogen blowpipe Contributed by Museum
  32. Ingenious 18th century tobacco box Ingenious 18th century tobacco box Contributed by Museum
  33. Mercury bottle Mercury bottle Contributed by Museum
  34. Elliot's shop Elliot's shop Contributed by Museum
  35. Dock dung Dock dung Contributed by Museum
  36. Election decanter and glasses Election decanter and glasses Contributed by Museum
  37. Trewithen mirror Trewithen mirror Contributed by Museum
  38. Opie's paint box Opie's paint box Contributed by Museum
  39. Saracen's head crest Saracen's head crest Contributed by Museum
  40. Tide Gauge No.5 for the River Clyde Tide Gauge No.5 for the River Clyde Contributed by Museum
  41. Glass beads for assaying alcoholic spiri Glass beads for assaying alcoholic spiri Contributed by Museum
  42. Photographic portrait of Lord Kelvin Photographic portrait of Lord Kelvin Contributed by Museum
  43. Silver Swan Silver Swan Contributed by Museum
  44. War Bonnet, Blood Tribe War Bonnet, Blood Tribe Contributed by Museum
  45. Roman enamelled seal box Roman enamelled seal box Contributed by Museum
  46. One of the First Electric Light Bulbs One of the First Electric Light Bulbs Contributed by Museum
  47. Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Contributed by Individual
  48. Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Adam and Eve by Eddy Wilderspin-Jones Contributed by Individual
  49. Glass from the Crystal Palace. Glass from the Crystal Palace. Contributed by Individual
  50. Folding glasses Folding glasses Contributed by Individual

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