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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1800 - 1900

  1. Horse's Nosebag Horse's Nosebag Contributed by Museum
  2. Barkcloth jacket from the Indian Ocean Barkcloth jacket from the Indian Ocean Contributed by Museum
  3. The Return of the Dove to the Ark The Return of the Dove to the Ark Contributed by Museum
  4. Bishop Patteson's Death Mask Bishop Patteson's Death Mask Contributed by Museum
  5. Ram's horn shofar Ram's horn shofar Contributed by Museum
  6. Italian migrants' tambourine Italian migrants' tambourine Contributed by Museum
  7. Stalybridge Police Cutlasses Stalybridge Police Cutlasses Contributed by Museum
  8. Joule's paddlewheel and calorimeter Joule's paddlewheel and calorimeter Contributed by Museum
  9. Grand Junction Canal Ribbon Grand Junction Canal Ribbon Contributed by Museum
  10. Dragon Robe Dragon Robe Contributed by Museum
  11. 1851 Rugby Football 1851 Rugby Football Contributed by Museum
  12. The Maudslay forming machine The Maudslay forming machine Contributed by Museum
  13. Micrography portrait of John Wesley Micrography portrait of John Wesley Contributed by Museum
  14. Euklisia Rug Euklisia Rug Contributed by Museum
  15. Orleans House Orleans House Contributed by Individual
  16. Edward Jenner horn Edward Jenner horn Contributed by Museum
  17. Robert Mushet portrait Robert Mushet portrait Contributed by Museum
  18. Rover Safety Bicycle Rover Safety Bicycle Contributed by Museum
  19. Old Garret Hostel Bridge Cambridge Old Garret Hostel Bridge Cambridge Contributed by Individual
  20. Card Sundial drawn by Elizabeth Hayes Card Sundial drawn by Elizabeth Hayes Contributed by Individual
  21. Clanny Type Miner's Safety Lamp Clanny Type Miner's Safety Lamp Contributed by Museum
  22. Tobacco jar made at the Trent Ironworks Tobacco jar made at the Trent Ironworks Contributed by Museum
  23. Florence Nightingale's medicine chest Florence Nightingale's medicine chest Contributed by Individual
  24. Decorated clay pipe Decorated clay pipe Contributed by Individual
  25. Isaac Holden photo sold to raise funds Isaac Holden photo sold to raise funds Contributed by Individual
  26. A Strippy Quilt made by Hannah Peart A Strippy Quilt made by Hannah Peart Contributed by Museum
  27. Carving knife, made in Sheffield Carving knife, made in Sheffield Contributed by Museum
  28. Rhinoceros Vase, Rockingham, Swinton Rhinoceros Vase, Rockingham, Swinton Contributed by Museum
  29. Horatio Robley Maori Chief Watercolour Horatio Robley Maori Chief Watercolour Contributed by Museum
  30. Cast-iron printing press Cast-iron printing press Contributed by Museum
  31. Simpson's Chloroform Decanter Simpson's Chloroform Decanter Contributed by Museum
  32. Butter mould Butter mould Contributed by Individual
  33. Fire-Resistant Clay Pot Fire-Resistant Clay Pot Contributed by Museum
  34. Medals for Shooting Medals for Shooting Contributed by Individual
  35. Celebratory Meal Celebratory Meal Contributed by Individual
  36. Coronation of Queen Victoria Coronation of Queen Victoria Contributed by Individual
  37. Welsh nursing shawls Welsh nursing shawls Contributed by Museum
  38. Bravery medals Bravery medals Contributed by Museum
  39. Clanny lamp Clanny lamp Contributed by Museum
  40. Iolo Morganwg's sword Iolo Morganwg's sword Contributed by Museum
  41. Coracle Coracle Contributed by Museum
  42. The Welsh Not The Welsh Not Contributed by Museum
  43. Indian Brass Bowl Indian Brass Bowl Contributed by Museum
  44. Aspery's Magnifying Glass Aspery's Magnifying Glass Contributed by Individual
  45. Glass Bottle Glass Bottle Contributed by Individual
  46. Copper Plaque Copper Plaque Contributed by Individual
  47. Sailmaker's seam rubber Sailmaker's seam rubber Contributed by Individual
  48. Oil painting of Jesus Christ Oil painting of Jesus Christ Contributed by Individual
  49. Coffee pot from Mesopotamia Coffee pot from Mesopotamia Contributed by Individual
  50. First Steam Whistle First Steam Whistle Contributed by Museum

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