List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Coffee pot from Mesopotamia Coffee pot from Mesopotamia Contributed by Individual
  2. First Steam Whistle First Steam Whistle Contributed by Museum
  3. Handley Page Halifax 'Friday the 13th' Handley Page Halifax 'Friday the 13th' Contributed by Museum
  4. A Flint Knife A Flint Knife Contributed by Individual
  5. Lady Lord Lieutenant's Badge of Office Lady Lord Lieutenant's Badge of Office Contributed by Individual
  6. Malcom Hall's Religious Treatise Malcom Hall's Religious Treatise Contributed by Individual
  7. Black Coat Black Coat Contributed by Individual
  8. Shaft alignment tool, My 1st invention Shaft alignment tool, My 1st invention Contributed by Individual
  9. Alaskan comb with bird-like design Alaskan comb with bird-like design Contributed by Museum
  10. Colchester Lathe, built during WW2, Colchester Lathe, built during WW2, Contributed by Individual
  11. Lead Bag Seal From Langham Lead Bag Seal From Langham Contributed by Individual
  12. Fanny Brawne's engagement ring Fanny Brawne's engagement ring Contributed by Museum
  13. Electrical Hairbrush From Colchester Electrical Hairbrush From Colchester Contributed by Individual
  14. Sword Sword Contributed by Individual
  15. Palaeolithic hand axe Palaeolithic hand axe Contributed by Individual
  16. Fairing from Colchester Fairing from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  17. Conveyancing Document from Colchester Conveyancing Document from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  18. Alfred Watkins' Bee Meter Alfred Watkins' Bee Meter Contributed by Museum
  19. Iron Age Coin from Colchester Iron Age Coin from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  20. Small Handheld Persussion "Muff" Pistol Small Handheld Persussion "Muff" Pistol Contributed by Individual
  21. Silver Groat From Colchester Silver Groat From Colchester Contributed by Individual
  22. Iron Age Pottery from Mersea Iron Age Pottery from Mersea Contributed by Individual
  23. Copper Medallion from Colchester Copper Medallion from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  24. 'Wanted' advertisement 'Wanted' advertisement Contributed by Museum
  25. Ancient Egyptian servant girl statuette Ancient Egyptian servant girl statuette Contributed by Museum
  26. The beginning of flight The beginning of flight Contributed by Individual
  27. 1936 London Underground Tube Map 1936 London Underground Tube Map Contributed by Individual
  28. French sword, Fishguard invasion, 1797 French sword, Fishguard invasion, 1797 Contributed by Museum
  29. A Tudor Child's Shoe A Tudor Child's Shoe Contributed by Museum
  30. Late Bronze Age Ox Yoke Late Bronze Age Ox Yoke Contributed by Museum
  31. Trench art money belt, 1916 Trench art money belt, 1916 Contributed by Individual
  32. Schweppes Glass Bottle from West Hendon Schweppes Glass Bottle from West Hendon Contributed by Individual
  33. Radio transcripts 1960s RAF wives Radio transcripts 1960s RAF wives Contributed by Individual
  34. Fragment of Zeppelin from Colchester Fragment of Zeppelin from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  35. Nocturnal or Nightdial Nocturnal or Nightdial Contributed by Museum
  36. Stepney Spare wheel, made for early cars Stepney Spare wheel, made for early cars Contributed by Museum
  37. Corfield Periflex Camera Corfield Periflex Camera Contributed by Museum
  38. John Nevin's sword John Nevin's sword Contributed by Museum
  39. Sunderland Lustre Pottery Jug Sunderland Lustre Pottery Jug Contributed by Individual
  40. School Attendance Medal from Thurrock School Attendance Medal from Thurrock Contributed by Individual
  41. First known  survey of land in Brighton First known survey of land in Brighton Contributed by Individual
  42. Robert Recorde's mathematical inventions Robert Recorde's mathematical inventions Contributed by Museum
  43. CAT'S EYE  Road safety CAT'S EYE Road safety Contributed by Individual
  44. Book:  Princes Elizabeth's wedding gifts Book: Princes Elizabeth's wedding gifts Contributed by Individual
  45. Bank Note from the French Revolution Bank Note from the French Revolution Contributed by Individual
  46. Wooden cigar boxes from India Wooden cigar boxes from India Contributed by Individual
  47. Plaster statue Plaster statue Contributed by Individual
  48. Paddle Steamer Dish Paddle Steamer Dish Contributed by Museum
  49. PS Clacton Belle Bell PS Clacton Belle Bell Contributed by Museum
  50. PS Mercury Launch Mallet PS Mercury Launch Mallet Contributed by Museum

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