List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Location / Africa

  1. Benin plaque: the oba with Europeans Benin plaque: the oba with Europeans Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Egyptian metal ornament Egyptian metal ornament Contributed by Individual
  3. Benin carvings Benin carvings Contributed by Individual
  4. Nigerian Wood Carvings Nigerian Wood Carvings Contributed by Individual
  5. Ornamental head Ornamental head Contributed by Individual
  6. Necklace Beads of African Slaves 17-18th Necklace Beads of African Slaves 17-18th Contributed by Individual
  7. Tiger tooth necklace Tiger tooth necklace Contributed by Individual
  8. Trade Bangle from West Africa Trade Bangle from West Africa Contributed by Individual
  9. The Book of Roger The Book of Roger Contributed by Museum
  10. Carved statuette Carved statuette Contributed by Individual
  11. General Gordon's Last Letter General Gordon's Last Letter Contributed by Museum
  12. Terracotta Pot Terracotta Pot Contributed by Individual
  13. Sphinx of Taharqo Sphinx of Taharqo Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Egyptian clay figurine Egyptian clay figurine Contributed by Museum
  15. Facsimile Egyptian tomb painting Facsimile Egyptian tomb painting Contributed by Museum
  16. Trench Art Tapestry Trench Art Tapestry Contributed by Individual
  17. 'Numoli' figures 'Numoli' figures Contributed by Museum
  18. Lady Shep-en-Hor (Egyptian Mummy) Lady Shep-en-Hor (Egyptian Mummy) Contributed by Museum
  19. West African Ashanti cloth West African Ashanti cloth Contributed by Individual
  20. Egyptian ink well Egyptian ink well Contributed by Individual
  21. Ptah Sokar Osiris Ptah Sokar Osiris Contributed by Individual
  22. Statue Statue Contributed by Individual
  23. Military diary 1893 - 1902 Military diary 1893 - 1902 Contributed by Individual
  24. Three water vases Three water vases Contributed by Individual
  25. Egyptian archaeological items Egyptian archaeological items Contributed by Individual
  26. Slate bible and diaries of the Boar war Slate bible and diaries of the Boar war Contributed by Individual
  27. Set of Boer War envelopes and stamps Set of Boer War envelopes and stamps Contributed by Individual
  28. Limestone figure of Hathor Limestone figure of Hathor Contributed by Individual
  29. Limestone mini altar Limestone mini altar Contributed by Individual
  30. Predynastic palette Predynastic palette Contributed by Individual
  31. Funeral mask Funeral mask Contributed by Individual
  32. Bronze ankle rings - West African dowry? Bronze ankle rings - West African dowry? Contributed by Individual
  33. Egyptian statue Egyptian statue Contributed by Individual
  34. Ife head Ife head Contributed by The British Museum
  35. Symbol of the first universal god. Symbol of the first universal god. Contributed by Individual
  36. Egyptian wall textile Egyptian wall textile Contributed by Individual
  37. Egyptian wall textile Egyptian wall textile Contributed by Individual
  38. Bracelet Bracelet Contributed by Individual
  39. Rhind Mathematical Papyrus Rhind Mathematical Papyrus Contributed by The British Museum
  40. King Den's sandal label King Den's sandal label Contributed by The British Museum
  41. Egyptian clay model of cattle Egyptian clay model of cattle Contributed by The British Museum
  42. BOMBARDS BOMBARDS Contributed by Individual
  43. Olduvai stone chopping tool Olduvai stone chopping tool Contributed by The British Museum
  44. Egyptian Coffin Egyptian Coffin Contributed by Museum
  45. Kilwa pot sherds Kilwa pot sherds Contributed by The British Museum
  46. Sir Ben Kingsley's gold turban Sir Ben Kingsley's gold turban Contributed by Individual
  47. Benin Pot Benin Pot Contributed by Individual
  48. Egyptian Ibis Egyptian Ibis Contributed by Museum
  49. Cornish Wrestling Trophy Cornish Wrestling Trophy Contributed by Individual
  50. Dagger and scabbard brooch Dagger and scabbard brooch Contributed by Individual

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