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. Nazi Germany Mayors' Chainmail Nazi Germany Mayors' Chainmail Contributed by Individual
  2. Apprentice's Indenture, 1797 Apprentice's Indenture, 1797 Contributed by Individual
  3. Parchment letter of farewell Parchment letter of farewell Contributed by Individual
  4. An engraved glass vase An engraved glass vase Contributed by Individual
  5. An engraved glass vase An engraved glass vase Contributed by Individual
  6. Camel Saddle from Suez Camel Saddle from Suez Contributed by Individual
  7. WW1 Dead Man's Penny WW1 Dead Man's Penny Contributed by Individual
  8. The Dorchester Hotel's cutlery The Dorchester Hotel's cutlery Contributed by Individual
  9. Ivory Pen & Letter Opener Ivory Pen & Letter Opener Contributed by Individual
  10. Holiday photo album Holiday photo album Contributed by Individual
  11. Silver Teapot Silver Teapot Contributed by Individual
  12. Ivory Pieces from Trinidad Ivory Pieces from Trinidad Contributed by Individual
  13. Grandfather's Watch Grandfather's Watch Contributed by Individual
  14. Auntie Mattie's Embroidery Auntie Mattie's Embroidery Contributed by Individual
  15. Cast Bronze minature prayer book Cast Bronze minature prayer book Contributed by Individual
  16. Postcard of Algerian woman Postcard of Algerian woman Contributed by Individual
  17. grandmother clock grandmother clock Contributed by Individual
  18. Cigarette case - Countess Temple 1915 Cigarette case - Countess Temple 1915 Contributed by Individual
  19. Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Contributed by Individual
  20. Miss Ethel Scott - Black British athlete Miss Ethel Scott - Black British athlete Contributed by Individual
  21. Walking stick handle Walking stick handle Contributed by Individual
  22. Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Contributed by Individual
  23. Interacting with the World Wide Web Interacting with the World Wide Web Contributed by Individual
  24. Double-headed serpent Double-headed serpent Contributed by The British Museum
  25. Holy Bible given as a gift in Iraq, 1916 Holy Bible given as a gift in Iraq, 1916 Contributed by Individual
  26. Great War Cigarette Tin Great War Cigarette Tin Contributed by Individual
  27. A small 'stone' bird A small 'stone' bird Contributed by Individual
  28. WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron Contributed by Individual
  29. Straw Splitter - for straw plaiting Straw Splitter - for straw plaiting Contributed by Individual
  30. Myford lathe Myford lathe Contributed by Individual
  31. Piano Roll Piano Roll Contributed by Individual
  32. Plasticine Plasticine Contributed by Individual
  33. Apartheid Pass Book Apartheid Pass Book Contributed by Individual
  34. Carved relief from Nineveh Carved relief from Nineveh Contributed by Museum
  35. 136 Squadron RAF Lapel Badge 136 Squadron RAF Lapel Badge Contributed by Individual
  36. WW2 Military Compass WW2 Military Compass Contributed by Individual
  37. Tunbridge ware work table, about 1850 Tunbridge ware work table, about 1850 Contributed by Museum
  38. Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Contributed by Individual
  39. The Treadle Sewing Machine The Treadle Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  40. Shuttle used in Lancashire cotton mill Shuttle used in Lancashire cotton mill Contributed by Individual
  41. Murphy Radio Murphy Radio Contributed by Individual
  42. Painting of a Guernsey Cow by D Corbet Painting of a Guernsey Cow by D Corbet Contributed by Individual
  43. Baby Shoes Baby Shoes Contributed by Individual
  44. Oil sketch portrait by Marjorie Brend Oil sketch portrait by Marjorie Brend Contributed by Individual
  45. Painting of a Turkana tribesman Painting of a Turkana tribesman Contributed by Individual
  46. Ghanaian stool Ghanaian stool Contributed by Individual
  47. Beaded belt from Kenya Beaded belt from Kenya Contributed by Individual
  48. Capitol stock certificate Capitol stock certificate Contributed by Individual
  49. engraved Hamilton pocket watch engraved Hamilton pocket watch Contributed by Individual
  50. A tiny metal spade A tiny metal spade Contributed by Individual

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