List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Location / South Asia / 1925 - 1950

  1. Blanket Blanket Contributed by Individual
  2. Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Tea cosy made by WW2 soldier in hospital Contributed by Individual
  3. A Kukri Knife A Kukri Knife Contributed by Individual
  4. Ivory Carving Ivory Carving Contributed by Individual
  5. Oil Burner Oil Burner Contributed by Individual
  6. Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Contributed by Individual
  7. Snakeskin shoes Snakeskin shoes Contributed by Individual
  8. Krisna and Balarama by Jamini Roy Krisna and Balarama by Jamini Roy Contributed by Individual
  9. Table top tray Table top tray Contributed by Individual
  10. Embroidery made by an Italian POW Embroidery made by an Italian POW Contributed by Individual
  11. Bronze head Bronze head Contributed by Individual
  12. Military photographs Military photographs Contributed by Individual
  13. Embroidered Jacket from India Embroidered Jacket from India Contributed by Individual
  14. Indian Trinket Dish Indian Trinket Dish Contributed by Individual
  15. Andrew Motion's Hindu Wood Carving Andrew Motion's Hindu Wood Carving Contributed by Individual
  16. Indian Tigress and Her Cub Indian Tigress and Her Cub Contributed by Individual
  17. Army release certificate in Clacton Army release certificate in Clacton Contributed by Individual
  18. Trophy Trophy Contributed by Individual
  19. Indian Made Table Runner Indian Made Table Runner Contributed by Individual
  20. WWII Map of Rangoon WWII Map of Rangoon Contributed by Individual

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