List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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200 BC - 200

  1. Bob Flowerdew's Quern Bob Flowerdew's Quern Contributed by Individual
  2. Terracotta Pot Terracotta Pot Contributed by Individual
  3. Silsden Hoard Silsden Hoard Contributed by Museum
  4. Engraved Roman distance slab Engraved Roman distance slab Contributed by Museum
  5. Roman Samian bowl Roman Samian bowl Contributed by Museum
  6. Roman child’s leather shoe Roman child’s leather shoe Contributed by Museum
  7. Rare Roman altar Rare Roman altar Contributed by Museum
  8. Profile of a Queen (coin) Profile of a Queen (coin) Contributed by Museum
  9. Mosaic showing Cupid riding a dolphin Mosaic showing Cupid riding a dolphin Contributed by Museum
  10. GRAFFITI ON A SHARD OF ROMAN POTTERY GRAFFITI ON A SHARD OF ROMAN POTTERY Contributed by Individual
  11. Roman brooch, tile and lekythos Roman brooch, tile and lekythos Contributed by Museum
  12. The Capel Garmon Firedog The Capel Garmon Firedog Contributed by Museum
  13. Roman 'Warwick Vase' Roman 'Warwick Vase' Contributed by Museum
  14. Chinese Han lacquer cup Chinese Han lacquer cup Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Mummified Cat's Head Mummified Cat's Head Contributed by Museum
  16. North American otter pipe North American otter pipe Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Warren Cup Warren Cup Contributed by The British Museum
  18. Head of Augustus Head of Augustus Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Athena Statuette Athena Statuette Contributed by Museum
  21. Roman coin 1st century AD Roman coin 1st century AD Contributed by Individual
  22. Dea Nutrix (nursing goddess) figurine Dea Nutrix (nursing goddess) figurine Contributed by Museum
  23. Chieftain's Burial Chieftain's Burial Contributed by Museum
  24. Clay Face Mask Clay Face Mask Contributed by Museum
  25. Lead Curse Tablet Lead Curse Tablet Contributed by Museum
  26. Sculpted Head of Germanicus Sculpted Head of Germanicus Contributed by Museum
  27. Derrykeighan Stone, Iron Age c.50AD Derrykeighan Stone, Iron Age c.50AD Contributed by Museum
  28. Knife Money Knife Money Contributed by Museum
  29. Roman Seasons mosaic from Cirencester Roman Seasons mosaic from Cirencester Contributed by Museum
  30. Chinese incense holder Chinese incense holder Contributed by Individual
  31. Roman coin Roman coin Contributed by Individual
  32. Celtic Mathematical Mount Celtic Mathematical Mount Contributed by Individual
  33. Roman Mosaic Roman Mosaic Contributed by Museum
  34. Mummy with artificial hand Mummy with artificial hand Contributed by Museum
  35. Altar to Minerva. Altar to Minerva. Contributed by Museum
  36. Base silver 'stater' Base silver 'stater' Contributed by Museum
  37. Segontium Sword Segontium Sword Contributed by Museum
  38. Roman lamps from North Africa Roman lamps from North Africa Contributed by Museum
  39. Roman Altar Stone Roman Altar Stone Contributed by Museum
  40. Iron Age Sword and Scabbard Iron Age Sword and Scabbard Contributed by Museum
  41. Iron Age Carved Bone object Iron Age Carved Bone object Contributed by Individual
  42. Roman sculpture of Fundilia from Nemi Roman sculpture of Fundilia from Nemi Contributed by Museum
  43. The Manchester Wordsquare The Manchester Wordsquare Contributed by Museum
  44. Lancaster Roman Cavalry Tombstone Lancaster Roman Cavalry Tombstone Contributed by Museum
  45. Roman gravestone Roman gravestone Contributed by Museum
  46. Roman folding fryingpan Roman folding fryingpan Contributed by Museum
  47. Crescentic plaque from Llyn Cerrig Bach Crescentic plaque from Llyn Cerrig Bach Contributed by Museum
  48. Iron Age Coin from Colchester Iron Age Coin from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  49. Iron Age Pottery from Mersea Iron Age Pottery from Mersea Contributed by Individual
  50. Roman pot and flint Roman pot and flint Contributed by Individual

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