List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Location / UK / England - London / 1700 - 1800

  1. 1793 £5 Note 1793 £5 Note Contributed by Museum
  2. Gold repousée pocket watch with chime Gold repousée pocket watch with chime Contributed by Museum
  3. Letter from George Frideric Handel Letter from George Frideric Handel Contributed by Museum
  4. early wooden moulding plane early wooden moulding plane Contributed by Individual
  5. Silver Swan Silver Swan Contributed by Museum
  6. A Dictionary of the English Language A Dictionary of the English Language Contributed by Museum
  7. Frozen River Thames Print Frozen River Thames Print Contributed by Individual
  8. Manacles from Bedlam (Bethlem Hospital) Manacles from Bedlam (Bethlem Hospital) Contributed by Museum
  9. Portrait of Alexander Pope Portrait of Alexander Pope Contributed by Individual
  10. Hogarth's signature and wax seal Hogarth's signature and wax seal Contributed by Individual
  11. Harrison's watch No 4 Harrison's watch No 4 Contributed by Individual
  12. Mercury Stick Barometer Mercury Stick Barometer Contributed by Individual
  13. Volta battery Volta battery Contributed by Museum
  14. The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street Contributed by Museum
  15. William Hunter’s Anatomical Figure William Hunter’s Anatomical Figure Contributed by Museum
  16. Fire engine Fire engine Contributed by Museum
  17. Gunter's Navigational Scale Gunter's Navigational Scale Contributed by Individual
  18. Portrait of Captain Thomas Coram Portrait of Captain Thomas Coram Contributed by Museum
  19. Jane Taylor's Christening Gown Jane Taylor's Christening Gown Contributed by Museum
  20. Joseph Priestley's Chart of Biography Joseph Priestley's Chart of Biography Contributed by Individual
  21. Jean-Jacques Rousseau by Allan Ramsay Jean-Jacques Rousseau by Allan Ramsay Contributed by Museum
  22. Silver Alms Badge Silver Alms Badge Contributed by Museum
  23. 1790 Gazeteer of England 1790 Gazeteer of England Contributed by Individual
  24. Grand Pianoforte by William Rolfe Grand Pianoforte by William Rolfe Contributed by Museum
  25. Wedgwood medallion Wedgwood medallion Contributed by Museum
  26.  Dockers Hook Dockers Hook Contributed by Individual
  27. British History On The High Seas British History On The High Seas Contributed by Individual

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