List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Science & Technology / 1600 - 1700

  1. Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Contributed by Museum
  2. Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse.  Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse. Contributed by Individual
  3. Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Contributed by Museum
  4. Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Contributed by Museum
  5. Divider Caliper Divider Caliper Contributed by Individual
  6. Melancholy and Raving Madness: Statues Melancholy and Raving Madness: Statues Contributed by Museum
  7. Kakiemon elephants Kakiemon elephants Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Pan-tiles of 1700 Pan-tiles of 1700 Contributed by Museum
  9. Spoon auger - a carpenter's tool Spoon auger - a carpenter's tool Contributed by Museum
  10. Cannonball Cannonball Contributed by Individual
  11. Clock and glass cover Clock and glass cover Contributed by Individual
  12. Collapsable kayak Collapsable kayak Contributed by Individual
  13. Astrolabe Longcase Clock Astrolabe Longcase Clock Contributed by Museum
  14. Elizabethan Quiver Elizabethan Quiver Contributed by Museum
  15. Cromwell's medicine chest Cromwell's medicine chest Contributed by Museum
  16. Marine Atlas - Le Neptune François Marine Atlas - Le Neptune François Contributed by Museum
  17. The beginning of flight The beginning of flight Contributed by Individual
  18. 17th Century copper weather vane 17th Century copper weather vane Contributed by Museum
  19. Sir Isaac Newton's notebook Sir Isaac Newton's notebook Contributed by Museum
  20. Saltglazed stoneware ale bottle Saltglazed stoneware ale bottle Contributed by Individual
  21. pointed flint tool pointed flint tool Contributed by Individual

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