List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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1925 - 1950

  1. WW2 Ceremonial Sword WW2 Ceremonial Sword Contributed by Individual
  2. Shuco Examico 4001 Model Car Shuco Examico 4001 Model Car Contributed by Individual
  3. Mayo Composite Aircraft Mayo Composite Aircraft Contributed by Individual
  4. Ornate Walking Stick Ornate Walking Stick Contributed by Individual
  5. A Thai Wall Hanging A Thai Wall Hanging Contributed by Individual
  6. Anti-aircraft shell nose-cone Anti-aircraft shell nose-cone Contributed by Museum
  7. Lighter made from shell casing Lighter made from shell casing Contributed by Individual
  8. A Mother of Pearl and Gold Bracelet A Mother of Pearl and Gold Bracelet Contributed by Individual
  9. A Commemorative Stool A Commemorative Stool Contributed by Individual
  10. Beetleware dish for a powder puff Beetleware dish for a powder puff Contributed by Individual
  11. A Doll from Rotterdam A Doll from Rotterdam Contributed by Individual
  12. Andrew Motion's Hindu Wood Carving Andrew Motion's Hindu Wood Carving Contributed by Individual
  13. Fred White Memorial Service Programme Fred White Memorial Service Programme Contributed by Individual
  14. Bookmark celebrating 40 years of Vicar Bookmark celebrating 40 years of Vicar Contributed by Individual
  15. Ogmore Valley Warship Week Poster Ogmore Valley Warship Week Poster Contributed by Individual
  16. BBC crested stone BBC crested stone Contributed by Individual
  17. BBC crested stone BBC crested stone Contributed by Individual
  18. Lamellaphone Lamellaphone Contributed by Museum
  19. Rebecca Front's 1930's Wireless Rebecca Front's 1930's Wireless Contributed by Individual
  20. Peter White's Perkins Brailler Peter White's Perkins Brailler Contributed by Individual
  21. Miriam Elia's Pencil Sharpener Miriam Elia's Pencil Sharpener Contributed by Individual
  22. Amy Johnson's Flying Bag Amy Johnson's Flying Bag Contributed by Museum
  23. Neil Oliver's Grandfather's Watch Neil Oliver's Grandfather's Watch Contributed by Individual
  24. Grove Dog Show Poster Grove Dog Show Poster Contributed by Museum
  25. RGLI regimental badge RGLI regimental badge Contributed by Museum
  26. Punch and Judy dog Punch and Judy dog Contributed by Individual
  27. Cast Iron Man Money Box Cast Iron Man Money Box Contributed by Individual
  28. Release Leave Certificate Release Leave Certificate Contributed by Individual
  29. Genuine Bile Beans tin Genuine Bile Beans tin Contributed by Individual
  30. World War 2 lightbulb World War 2 lightbulb Contributed by Individual
  31. Sospan Fach (little saucepan) Sospan Fach (little saucepan) Contributed by Individual
  32. Recollections of a Brigadier letter Recollections of a Brigadier letter Contributed by Individual
  33. Wartime Plywood and Lead Toy Parrot Wartime Plywood and Lead Toy Parrot Contributed by Individual
  34. Officers Lapel Badge US Army Officers Lapel Badge US Army Contributed by Individual
  35. Arthur Ransome's Typewriter Arthur Ransome's Typewriter Contributed by Museum
  36. Mail-order catalogue from Pryce-Jones Mail-order catalogue from Pryce-Jones Contributed by Museum
  37. Japanese kite Japanese kite Contributed by Museum
  38. An artifical Christmas Tree An artifical Christmas Tree Contributed by Individual
  39. Enham Industries Catalogue Enham Industries Catalogue Contributed by Individual
  40. Alamein Scrapbook Alamein Scrapbook Contributed by Individual
  41. Bolt mechanism from Belsen Bolt mechanism from Belsen Contributed by Museum
  42. Giants Refreshed Giants Refreshed Contributed by Museum
  43. Champagne bottle signed by Frank Whittle Champagne bottle signed by Frank Whittle Contributed by Museum
  44. Hop Champagne Bottle from Brightlingsea Hop Champagne Bottle from Brightlingsea Contributed by Individual
  45. Toilet Pull Handle Toilet Pull Handle Contributed by Individual
  46. Commemorative Tin Coronation George VI Commemorative Tin Coronation George VI Contributed by Individual
  47. Map of Hull Corporation Transport 1947 Map of Hull Corporation Transport 1947 Contributed by Individual
  48. Major's Happy Day Paraffin enamel advert Major's Happy Day Paraffin enamel advert Contributed by Individual
  49. Drawing by child during Spanish CivilWar Drawing by child during Spanish CivilWar Contributed by Museum
  50. A Sunderland Control Column A Sunderland Control Column Contributed by Individual

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