List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) Contributed by Individual
  2. Miners safety lamp Miners safety lamp Contributed by Individual
  3. Swords into Plowshares badge, GDR 1980 Swords into Plowshares badge, GDR 1980 Contributed by Individual
  4. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  5. cotton reel cotton reel Contributed by Individual
  6. Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Contributed by Individual
  7. Marmalade cutter Marmalade cutter Contributed by Individual
  8. King Charles I Gold Toothpick King Charles I Gold Toothpick Contributed by Museum
  9. 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check Contributed by Individual
  10. Portion of a limestone Stelae Portion of a limestone Stelae Contributed by Museum
  11. Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Contributed by Individual
  12. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  13. Wool staple mark Wool staple mark Contributed by Museum
  14. Chinese coin Chinese coin Contributed by Individual
  15. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  16. Point Blank - Bruce Springsteen fanzine Point Blank - Bruce Springsteen fanzine Contributed by Individual
  17. Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Contributed by Individual
  18. Dr Marten Boots Dr Marten Boots Contributed by Individual
  19. Tram pass for Inspector John Spratling Tram pass for Inspector John Spratling Contributed by Individual
  20. Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Contributed by Museum
  21. Kodak No. 2 Box Brownie Model E Camera Kodak No. 2 Box Brownie Model E Camera Contributed by Individual
  22. Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Contributed by Individual
  23. Soviet 'peace dollar' Soviet 'peace dollar' Contributed by Individual
  24. Neolithic Stone Axe Neolithic Stone Axe Contributed by Individual
  25. Roman bell Roman bell Contributed by Museum
  26. Brewster 3D photograph viewer Brewster 3D photograph viewer Contributed by Individual
  27. H bomb Christmas Island official booklet H bomb Christmas Island official booklet Contributed by Individual
  28. A Faraday experimental electrical coil A Faraday experimental electrical coil Contributed by Individual
  29. SADDLER'S STOOL SADDLER'S STOOL Contributed by Individual
  30. Solar-powered lamp and charger Solar-powered lamp and charger Contributed by The British Museum
  31. The Duke of Devonshire's watch The Duke of Devonshire's watch Contributed by Individual
  32. Hudson's Bay Bark Letter Hudson's Bay Bark Letter Contributed by Individual
  33. Small useful cupboard Small useful cupboard Contributed by Individual
  34. Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Contributed by Individual
  35. A piece of a pottery African head A piece of a pottery African head Contributed by Individual
  36. A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  37. The Little Golden Fish that returned The Little Golden Fish that returned Contributed by Individual
  38. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  39. 17th century pub bowls 17th century pub bowls Contributed by Individual
  40. vhs tape vhs tape Contributed by Individual
  41. Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  42. 1920 Glasgow City Police Whistle 1920 Glasgow City Police Whistle Contributed by Individual
  43. a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 Contributed by Individual
  44. three comemorative moustache tea cups three comemorative moustache tea cups Contributed by Individual
  45. Relic from Senghenydd Mining Disaster Relic from Senghenydd Mining Disaster Contributed by Individual
  46. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  47. WSPU hunger strike force feeding medal WSPU hunger strike force feeding medal Contributed by Individual
  48. Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse.  Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse. Contributed by Individual
  49. 19th century Mexican Serape 19th century Mexican Serape Contributed by Individual
  50. Kodak 'One' camera box Kodak 'One' camera box Contributed by Museum

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