List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

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  1. Covenanter Gravestone Covenanter Gravestone Contributed by Individual
  2. Lusitania (German) Medal Replica Lusitania (German) Medal Replica Contributed by Individual
  3. Chix Bubble Gum Football Picture Album Chix Bubble Gum Football Picture Album Contributed by Individual
  4. Water carrier, Solomon Islands Water carrier, Solomon Islands Contributed by Individual
  5. Gold necklace Gold necklace Contributed by Individual
  6. Ledger and Spike Milligan Letter Ledger and Spike Milligan Letter Contributed by Individual
  7. Robert Burns commemorative beaker Robert Burns commemorative beaker Contributed by Individual
  8. Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee Medal Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee Medal Contributed by Individual
  9. First World War medals First World War medals Contributed by Individual
  10. SAMPLER 1774. Work by Ann Turner (Wedge) SAMPLER 1774. Work by Ann Turner (Wedge) Contributed by Individual
  11. Clock belonging to the magician Houdin Clock belonging to the magician Houdin Contributed by Individual
  12. Margot Fonteyn's belt Margot Fonteyn's belt Contributed by Individual
  13. Sir Francis Drake's Atlas of the World Sir Francis Drake's Atlas of the World Contributed by Individual
  14. Nigerian ceramic 'casserole' Nigerian ceramic 'casserole' Contributed by Individual
  15. Polio epidemic, October 1949. Polio epidemic, October 1949. Contributed by Individual
  16. The History of Writing The History of Writing Contributed by Individual
  17. World's first printed Valentine's Card World's first printed Valentine's Card Contributed by Museum
  18. Objects from India (Region round Jaipour Objects from India (Region round Jaipour Contributed by Individual
  19. Gibson Les Paul Guitar Gibson Les Paul Guitar Contributed by Individual
  20. Flint arrow head from Ullapool area Flint arrow head from Ullapool area Contributed by Individual
  21. Kabuki actor Matsumoto Koshiro VII Kabuki actor Matsumoto Koshiro VII Contributed by Individual
  22. White Collar White Collar Contributed by Museum
  23. Lorry radiator cap Lorry radiator cap Contributed by Individual
  24. Viking cloak pins Viking cloak pins Contributed by Individual
  25. Stone with man-made hollow Stone with man-made hollow Contributed by Individual
  26. Silver Cup Silver Cup Contributed by Individual
  27. Sligo Feis Ceoil medal Sligo Feis Ceoil medal Contributed by Individual
  28. Siver Tea-pot Siver Tea-pot Contributed by Individual
  29. A letter from astronaut Neil Armstrong A letter from astronaut Neil Armstrong Contributed by Individual
  30. The Graphite Pencil The Graphite Pencil Contributed by Individual
  31. Blackpool medallion W.H Cocker Mayor Blackpool medallion W.H Cocker Mayor Contributed by Individual
  32. The Plug The Plug Contributed by Individual
  33. Bronze Medieval Imp/Devil Bronze Medieval Imp/Devil Contributed by Individual
  34. Match box Match box Contributed by Individual
  35. Cavalry Sword Cavalry Sword Contributed by Individual
  36. eye liner eye liner Contributed by Individual
  37. Roman gold coin of Carausius Roman gold coin of Carausius Contributed by Individual
  38. Nintendo Entertainment System Game Pad Nintendo Entertainment System Game Pad Contributed by Individual
  39. Brass model WW1 Tank Brass model WW1 Tank Contributed by Individual
  40. Nigerian Dress Nigerian Dress Contributed by Individual
  41. 1851 Great Exhibition Exhibitor's Medal 1851 Great Exhibition Exhibitor's Medal Contributed by Individual
  42. R. & J. Dick Playing Cards R. & J. Dick Playing Cards Contributed by Individual
  43. Training Ship "Formidable? Report Training Ship "Formidable? Report Contributed by Individual
  44. The Merchants House of Glasgow The Merchants House of Glasgow Contributed by Individual
  45. Ty Beanie Baby Billionaire Bear Ty Beanie Baby Billionaire Bear Contributed by Individual
  46. Respirator Instructions for WW2 Soldiers Respirator Instructions for WW2 Soldiers Contributed by Individual
  47. Grand Theatre and Opera House, Glasgow Grand Theatre and Opera House, Glasgow Contributed by Individual
  48. Sunday School prize Sunday School prize Contributed by Individual
  49. Toffee tin sewing kit Toffee tin sewing kit Contributed by Individual
  50. Temperance Certificate Temperance Certificate Contributed by Individual

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