List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

You can also chose to see objects from a particular time period by clicking on the dates in the box below.

To start again and see all the objects, click this link: Start again

Location / UK / England - London / 1925 - 1950

  1. Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Contributed by Individual
  2. Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Contributed by Individual
  3. Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Contributed by Individual
  4. Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Contributed by Museum
  5. A Clock made from bits of a spitfire A Clock made from bits of a spitfire Contributed by Individual
  6. copy of letter from W. Joyce 2 Nov. 1945 copy of letter from W. Joyce 2 Nov. 1945 Contributed by Individual
  7. Binoculars Binoculars Contributed by Individual
  8. Barrister's Wig Barrister's Wig Contributed by Individual
  9. Underground logo with Johnston lettering Underground logo with Johnston lettering Contributed by Museum
  10. postcard postcard Contributed by Individual
  11. Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Contributed by Individual
  12. Cable of World War Two German surrender Cable of World War Two German surrender Contributed by Individual
  13. WRNS Certificate of Service, Station X WRNS Certificate of Service, Station X Contributed by Individual
  14. Freud's Chair Freud's Chair Contributed by Museum
  15. The AVO Multimeter The AVO Multimeter Contributed by Individual
  16. The Barnsbury Book of Hints and Maxims The Barnsbury Book of Hints and Maxims Contributed by Museum
  17. Bust of Vladimir Lenin Bust of Vladimir Lenin Contributed by Museum
  18. Portrait of John Reith Portrait of John Reith Contributed by Individual
  19. Wedding Dress Wedding Dress Contributed by Museum
  20. Alex Henshaw’s clam shell sunglasses Alex Henshaw’s clam shell sunglasses Contributed by Museum
  21. Enigma Machine Enigma Machine Contributed by Museum
  22. Avro Lancaster B.MK.1 Avro Lancaster B.MK.1 Contributed by Museum
  23. Walter Sickert's palette Walter Sickert's palette Contributed by Museum
  24. Autograph book that was my Grandmother's Autograph book that was my Grandmother's Contributed by Individual
  25.  Royal Navy Crossing The Arctic Line Royal Navy Crossing The Arctic Line Contributed by Individual
  26. Bell RAFBF cast German aircraft metal Bell RAFBF cast German aircraft metal Contributed by Individual
  27. Menagerie Traction Engine Menagerie Traction Engine Contributed by Individual
  28. Hoover salesman's medals 1927-1930 Hoover salesman's medals 1927-1930 Contributed by Individual
  29. Bedford OL Tanker Bedford OL Tanker Contributed by Individual
  30. Printer's composing stick Printer's composing stick Contributed by Individual
  31. John Grey Ukelele John Grey Ukelele Contributed by Individual
  32. Royal Letter from Princess Elizabeth Royal Letter from Princess Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  33. Vickers Sewing Machine Vickers Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  34. St George and the Dragon Statue St George and the Dragon Statue Contributed by Individual
  35.  East Lothian Star Traction Engine East Lothian Star Traction Engine Contributed by Individual
  36. Toy Pedal Car Toy Pedal Car Contributed by Individual
  37. Arthur Ransome's Typewriter Arthur Ransome's Typewriter Contributed by Museum
  38. A brass 4.5 Howitzer shell case A brass 4.5 Howitzer shell case Contributed by Individual
  39. Cyldon Steam Engine Cyldon Steam Engine Contributed by Individual
  40. 1936 London Underground Tube Map 1936 London Underground Tube Map Contributed by Individual
  41. Book:  Princes Elizabeth's wedding gifts Book: Princes Elizabeth's wedding gifts Contributed by Individual
  42. World War Two picture book World War Two picture book Contributed by Individual
  43. Preparing for War booklet Preparing for War booklet Contributed by Individual
  44. Amy Johnson   flight  map with signature Amy Johnson flight map with signature Contributed by Individual
  45. Metropolitan Police Whistles Metropolitan Police Whistles Contributed by Individual
  46. Houghton Butcher Man Co. Camera Houghton Butcher Man Co. Camera Contributed by Individual
  47. A London house brick A London house brick Contributed by Individual
  48. Ministerial Correspondence Ministerial Correspondence Contributed by Individual
  49. Wurlitzer Organ Wurlitzer Organ Contributed by Individual
  50. Commemorative Mug for Bristol Commemorative Mug for Bristol Contributed by Individual

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.