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.)

You can also chose to see objects from a particular time period by clicking on the dates in the box below.

To start again and see all the objects, click this link: Start again

  1. A.R.P.box A.R.P.box Contributed by Individual
  2. The medals of the RAF The medals of the RAF Contributed by Individual
  3. Changing Technology Changing Technology Contributed by Individual
  4. Boatswain's Call Boatswain's Call Contributed by Individual
  5. Barrister's Wig Barrister's Wig Contributed by Individual
  6. Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Bowl Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Bowl Contributed by Individual
  7. Menorah Menorah Contributed by Individual
  8. Victorian Bible Victorian Bible Contributed by Individual
  9. IN BRIT ANIA' Roman Stylus Tablet IN BRIT ANIA' Roman Stylus Tablet Contributed by Museum
  10. Mao Zedong's Little Red Book in Chinese Mao Zedong's Little Red Book in Chinese Contributed by Individual
  11. Hat and Whip Hat and Whip Contributed by Individual
  12. Sadie's Bar of Soap Sadie's Bar of Soap Contributed by Individual
  13. Minature Victorian Prayer Book Minature Victorian Prayer Book Contributed by Individual
  14. Tom's Fragments of the Berlin Wall Tom's Fragments of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  15. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  16. A Housewife Kit A Housewife Kit Contributed by Individual
  17. Circular slide rule/ an early calculator Circular slide rule/ an early calculator Contributed by Individual
  18. Yashica 35W camera Yashica 35W camera Contributed by Individual
  19. Family Seal Family Seal Contributed by Individual
  20. Second World War Medals Second World War Medals Contributed by Individual
  21. Jubilee Commerative Medal Jubilee Commerative Medal Contributed by Individual
  22. A letter with Henry VIII's seal A letter with Henry VIII's seal Contributed by Individual
  23. Victorian Hat box and top hats Victorian Hat box and top hats Contributed by Individual
  24. Part of The Old Oak Part of The Old Oak Contributed by Individual
  25. The camera The camera Contributed by Individual
  26. Carved cow bone Carved cow bone Contributed by Individual
  27. Hobbing Shoe Last Hobbing Shoe Last Contributed by Individual
  28. Hydrometer Hydrometer Contributed by Individual
  29. The Nightingale Badge The Nightingale Badge Contributed by Individual
  30. A Manaus oar A Manaus oar Contributed by Individual
  31. A Victorian iron A Victorian iron Contributed by Individual
  32. Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Contributed by Individual
  33. Struan Teapot Struan Teapot Contributed by Individual
  34. Mirror Mirror Contributed by Individual
  35. Ukiyoe print Ukiyoe print Contributed by Individual
  36. Signed Japanese Flag Signed Japanese Flag Contributed by Individual
  37. Ceremonial Sword Ceremonial Sword Contributed by Individual
  38. An Invitation to the Funeral of Nelson An Invitation to the Funeral of Nelson Contributed by Individual
  39. Cup and Saucer Cup and Saucer Contributed by Individual
  40. Silver Plated Mustard Pot Silver Plated Mustard Pot Contributed by Individual
  41. Codd neck bottle Codd neck bottle Contributed by Individual
  42. Printing Frame Printing Frame Contributed by Individual
  43. A Brass Bell A Brass Bell Contributed by Individual
  44. Postcard sent from France in World War I Postcard sent from France in World War I Contributed by Individual
  45. Chrstening Robe Chrstening Robe Contributed by Individual
  46. Afghan War Rug Afghan War Rug Contributed by Individual
  47. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  48. Firefighters Helmet Firefighters Helmet Contributed by Individual
  49. The Hove Amber Cup The Hove Amber Cup Contributed by Museum
  50. A slave-chain from Llyn Cerrig Bach A slave-chain from Llyn Cerrig Bach Contributed by Museum

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.