List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Money

  1. Gold coin of Abd al-Malik Gold coin of Abd al-Malik Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Roman Republican Denarius Coin Roman Republican Denarius Coin Contributed by Museum
  3. Late Medieval leather purse Late Medieval leather purse Contributed by Individual
  4. Purse Purse Contributed by Individual
  5. Army pay books Army pay books Contributed by Individual
  6. Maundy Money Maundy Money Contributed by Individual
  7. Post Office Savings Bank Post Office Savings Bank Contributed by Museum
  8. Co-Operative Centenary Book Co-Operative Centenary Book Contributed by Museum
  9. A VINTAGE RECEIPT FROM THE 1920'S A VINTAGE RECEIPT FROM THE 1920'S Contributed by Individual
  10. Roman coin 1st century AD Roman coin 1st century AD Contributed by Individual
  11. Old British Ten Pound Notes Old British Ten Pound Notes Contributed by Individual
  12. A Commemorative Crown A Commemorative Crown Contributed by Individual
  13. Knife Money Knife Money Contributed by Museum
  14. Cast Iron Man Money Box Cast Iron Man Money Box Contributed by Individual
  15. Roman coin Roman coin Contributed by Individual
  16. Copper manillas Copper manillas Contributed by Museum
  17. Short Cross Silver Penny (King John) Short Cross Silver Penny (King John) Contributed by Individual
  18. Victorian Groats Victorian Groats Contributed by Individual
  19. Nineteenth Century Banknote Nineteenth Century Banknote Contributed by Museum
  20. Viking coin of Cnut Viking coin of Cnut Contributed by Museum
  21. Pattern Penny made at the Soho Mint Pattern Penny made at the Soho Mint Contributed by Museum
  22. Manilla Manilla Contributed by Individual
  23. Spanish silver coin Spanish silver coin Contributed by Museum
  24. Base silver 'stater' Base silver 'stater' Contributed by Museum
  25. Sibbertoft Hoard Sibbertoft Hoard Contributed by Museum
  26. Lord Brookeborough's Horseshoe Lord Brookeborough's Horseshoe Contributed by Individual
  27. Photograph of the Foresters' Society Photograph of the Foresters' Society Contributed by Individual
  28. English Civil War objects English Civil War objects Contributed by Individual
  29. Fishpool Hoard at the Manchester Museum Fishpool Hoard at the Manchester Museum Contributed by Museum
  30. The Mellon House The Mellon House Contributed by Museum
  31. Waddington's Monopoly Waddington's Monopoly Contributed by Museum
  32. Uruguayan Medallion Uruguayan Medallion Contributed by Individual
  33. Decorated clay pipe Decorated clay pipe Contributed by Individual
  34. Slave Beads, West Coast of Africa, 1780s Slave Beads, West Coast of Africa, 1780s Contributed by Museum
  35. King George VI Southern Rhodesia penny King George VI Southern Rhodesia penny Contributed by Individual
  36. Guernsey eight doubles coin Guernsey eight doubles coin Contributed by Individual
  37. Banknotes from occupied Guernsey Banknotes from occupied Guernsey Contributed by Individual
  38. Fascist coin embedded in lava. Fascist coin embedded in lava. Contributed by Individual
  39. Victorian Billy and Charley Victorian Billy and Charley Contributed by Individual
  40. Iron Age Coin from Colchester Iron Age Coin from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  41. Silver Groat From Colchester Silver Groat From Colchester Contributed by Individual
  42. Bank Note from the French Revolution Bank Note from the French Revolution Contributed by Individual
  43. Plastic Five Pound Note - Northern Bank Plastic Five Pound Note - Northern Bank Contributed by Individual
  44. Coin of Shahpur I Coin of Shahpur I Contributed by Individual
  45. Commerative coin from Jersey Commerative coin from Jersey Contributed by Individual
  46. Nigerian currency Nigerian currency Contributed by Individual
  47. Eisenhower's silver dollar Eisenhower's silver dollar Contributed by Individual
  48. Festival of Britain coin Festival of Britain coin Contributed by Individual
  49. Doorstep penny Doorstep penny Contributed by Individual
  50. Tank Bank collection photo Tank Bank collection photo Contributed by Individual

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