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. A Bible with leather cover A Bible with leather cover Contributed by Individual
  2. A Victory medal from World War One A Victory medal from World War One Contributed by Individual
  3. Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Contributed by Individual
  4. Pedestal Bowl Pedestal Bowl Contributed by Museum
  5. Bear ornaments Bear ornaments Contributed by Individual
  6. Direct link with D Day Direct link with D Day Contributed by Individual
  7. Credit card Credit card Contributed by The British Museum
  8. it is a cigarette case it is a cigarette case Contributed by Individual
  9. Rose given to Dodford Chartist settlers Rose given to Dodford Chartist settlers Contributed by Individual
  10. Alexander style SEAL, a global brand Alexander style SEAL, a global brand Contributed by Individual
  11. Three screwdrivers Three screwdrivers Contributed by Individual
  12. A coffee pot from the Musandam A coffee pot from the Musandam Contributed by Individual
  13. Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Contributed by Individual
  14. Truncheon issued in General Strike 1926 Truncheon issued in General Strike 1926 Contributed by Individual
  15. AC Motor AC Motor Contributed by Individual
  16. Jet engine designed by Frank Whittle Jet engine designed by Frank Whittle Contributed by Individual
  17. Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Ain Sakhri lovers figurine Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Hand graver Hand graver Contributed by Individual
  19. Limestone figurine of girl Limestone figurine of girl Contributed by Museum
  20. Limestone relief Limestone relief Contributed by Museum
  21. Qau Bead-Net Dress Qau Bead-Net Dress Contributed by Museum
  22. Ivory Carving Ivory Carving Contributed by Individual
  23. Washington Window at Selby Abbey Washington Window at Selby Abbey Contributed by Museum
  24.  Handbook of Brit Birds : Harry Witherby Handbook of Brit Birds : Harry Witherby Contributed by Individual
  25. Boat sails on the keyboard Boat sails on the keyboard Contributed by Individual
  26. Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Contributed by The British Museum
  27. THE WORKING MAN'S CHAIR THE WORKING MAN'S CHAIR Contributed by Individual
  28. Gardening machine Gardening machine Contributed by Individual
  29. Two miniature portraits. Two miniature portraits. Contributed by Individual
  30. First World War Medals and Brooch. First World War Medals and Brooch. Contributed by Individual
  31. Ticket punch, money bag, rack & tickets. Ticket punch, money bag, rack & tickets. Contributed by Individual
  32. Aero Broadcast Seed Sower D.L.K Aero Broadcast Seed Sower D.L.K Contributed by Individual
  33. Horse Shoe Horse Shoe Contributed by Individual
  34. Roman/Celtic(?) Cauldron- melting bronze Roman/Celtic(?) Cauldron- melting bronze Contributed by Individual
  35. Promotional Photograph of Movie star Promotional Photograph of Movie star Contributed by Individual
  36. Radiotherapy Mask Radiotherapy Mask Contributed by Individual
  37. Amethyst Geode Amethyst Geode Contributed by Individual
  38. Medals- Police Force and Fire Service Medals- Police Force and Fire Service Contributed by Individual
  39. Sheffield School Badge Sheffield School Badge Contributed by Individual
  40. Commemorative Medal - 1884 Commemorative Medal - 1884 Contributed by Individual
  41. My great, great Grandad's diary My great, great Grandad's diary Contributed by Individual
  42. Cable of World War Two German surrender Cable of World War Two German surrender Contributed by Individual
  43. A world war 1 post card story A world war 1 post card story Contributed by Individual
  44. Ed Vaizey's choice - Lord Wantage Ed Vaizey's choice - Lord Wantage Contributed by Museum
  45. Our Victorian Garden Our Victorian Garden Contributed by Individual
  46. Clay Cooking Pot from Papua New Guinea Clay Cooking Pot from Papua New Guinea Contributed by Individual
  47. 'Paris Goblet' wine glass 'Paris Goblet' wine glass Contributed by Individual
  48. Medal from School for the Indigent Blind Medal from School for the Indigent Blind Contributed by Individual
  49. Dr Johnson's Bible Dr Johnson's Bible Contributed by Individual
  50. Lego kingdom Lego kingdom Contributed by Individual

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