List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. A piece of shipwreck A piece of shipwreck Contributed by Individual
  2. British Empire Medal British Empire Medal Contributed by Individual
  3. The Wolly Mammoth's Tooth - Ethan Green The Wolly Mammoth's Tooth - Ethan Green Contributed by Individual
  4. The Talking Toys book - Ella Pearce The Talking Toys book - Ella Pearce Contributed by Individual
  5. gold ring gold ring Contributed by Individual
  6. Butter Knife Butter Knife Contributed by Individual
  7. A model plane called The Tiger (VG104) A model plane called The Tiger (VG104) Contributed by Individual
  8. A certificate of sale A certificate of sale Contributed by Individual
  9. The Burbage Map The Burbage Map Contributed by Individual
  10. World War 1 soldier's Ditty Box World War 1 soldier's Ditty Box Contributed by Individual
  11. Notebook recording births and deaths Notebook recording births and deaths Contributed by Individual
  12. William Etty, 'Male Nude' William Etty, 'Male Nude' Contributed by Museum
  13. Windscreen projector (head up display) Windscreen projector (head up display) Contributed by Individual
  14. Victorian Police Truncheon & Flashlight Victorian Police Truncheon & Flashlight Contributed by Individual
  15. Fire Bellows Fire Bellows Contributed by Individual
  16. Victorain Tea Set Victorain Tea Set Contributed by Individual
  17. WW1 Decorated Shell Case WW1 Decorated Shell Case Contributed by Individual
  18. Huntley And Palmers Buiscuit Tin Huntley And Palmers Buiscuit Tin Contributed by Individual
  19. Ashtray Ashtray Contributed by Individual
  20. Victory bell, WW2, aluminium Victory bell, WW2, aluminium Contributed by Individual
  21. A Bible with leather cover A Bible with leather cover Contributed by Individual
  22. A Victory medal from World War One A Victory medal from World War One Contributed by Individual
  23. Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Contributed by Individual
  24. Bear ornaments Bear ornaments Contributed by Individual
  25. it is a cigarette case it is a cigarette case Contributed by Individual
  26. Rose given to Dodford Chartist settlers Rose given to Dodford Chartist settlers Contributed by Individual
  27. Three screwdrivers Three screwdrivers Contributed by Individual
  28. Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Contributed by Individual
  29. Truncheon issued in General Strike 1926 Truncheon issued in General Strike 1926 Contributed by Individual
  30. Jet engine designed by Frank Whittle Jet engine designed by Frank Whittle Contributed by Individual
  31. Hand graver Hand graver Contributed by Individual
  32.  Handbook of Brit Birds : Harry Witherby Handbook of Brit Birds : Harry Witherby Contributed by Individual
  33. Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle Contributed by The British Museum
  34. THE WORKING MAN'S CHAIR THE WORKING MAN'S CHAIR Contributed by Individual
  35. First World War Medals and Brooch. First World War Medals and Brooch. Contributed by Individual
  36. Ticket punch, money bag, rack & tickets. Ticket punch, money bag, rack & tickets. Contributed by Individual
  37. Roman/Celtic(?) Cauldron- melting bronze Roman/Celtic(?) Cauldron- melting bronze Contributed by Individual
  38. Radiotherapy Mask Radiotherapy Mask Contributed by Individual
  39. Medals- Police Force and Fire Service Medals- Police Force and Fire Service Contributed by Individual
  40. Sheffield School Badge Sheffield School Badge Contributed by Individual
  41. Commemorative Medal - 1884 Commemorative Medal - 1884 Contributed by Individual
  42. My great, great Grandad's diary My great, great Grandad's diary Contributed by Individual
  43. Cable of World War Two German surrender Cable of World War Two German surrender Contributed by Individual
  44. Ed Vaizey's choice - Lord Wantage Ed Vaizey's choice - Lord Wantage Contributed by Museum
  45. Our Victorian Garden Our Victorian Garden Contributed by Individual
  46. 'Paris Goblet' wine glass 'Paris Goblet' wine glass Contributed by Individual
  47. Medal from School for the Indigent Blind Medal from School for the Indigent Blind Contributed by Individual
  48. Dr Johnson's Bible Dr Johnson's Bible Contributed by Individual
  49. R. M. S. Queen Mary Passenger List R. M. S. Queen Mary Passenger List Contributed by Museum
  50. Portrait of William Fee McKinney Portrait of William Fee McKinney Contributed by Museum

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