List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Travel / 1700 - 1800

  1. Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Contributed by Museum
  2. Oriental vase set Oriental vase set Contributed by Individual
  3. HMS 'Anson' beam support HMS 'Anson' beam support Contributed by Museum
  4. Ingenious 18th century tobacco box Ingenious 18th century tobacco box Contributed by Museum
  5. Mir Sayyad's dagger Mir Sayyad's dagger Contributed by Museum
  6. North American buckskin map North American buckskin map Contributed by The British Museum
  7. kali wooden headrest & spirit protector kali wooden headrest & spirit protector Contributed by Museum
  8. Harrison's watch No 4 Harrison's watch No 4 Contributed by Individual
  9. Holidaymakers on Scarboro' Beach 1770(c) Holidaymakers on Scarboro' Beach 1770(c) Contributed by Museum
  10. Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Contributed by Individual
  11. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  12. Hawaiian feather helmet Hawaiian feather helmet Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Akan drum Akan drum Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Contributed by Individual
  15. Columns from Nelson's Victory Columns from Nelson's Victory Contributed by Individual
  16. Hull sheathing nails from HMS Bounty Hull sheathing nails from HMS Bounty Contributed by Individual
  17. A decorated Dower Chest (1754) A decorated Dower Chest (1754) Contributed by Museum
  18. Wooden box from Captain Cook's voyages Wooden box from Captain Cook's voyages Contributed by Museum
  19. Model kayak with doll holding paddle Model kayak with doll holding paddle Contributed by Museum
  20. Maori Knife Maori Knife Contributed by Museum
  21. Bird-shaped Rattle Bird-shaped Rattle Contributed by Museum
  22. Bird-headed Club Bird-headed Club Contributed by Museum
  23. A ships 'dead-eye'. A ships 'dead-eye'. Contributed by Individual
  24. 18th Century Ships Compass 18th Century Ships Compass Contributed by Museum
  25. Sedan Chair Sedan Chair Contributed by Museum
  26. Murdoch Steam Engine Murdoch Steam Engine Contributed by Museum
  27. A Doorknob from St Martin-in-the-Fields A Doorknob from St Martin-in-the-Fields Contributed by Individual
  28. A viameter or measuring wheel A viameter or measuring wheel Contributed by Museum
  29. Harrison precision pendulum-clock No. 2 Harrison precision pendulum-clock No. 2 Contributed by Museum
  30. Copper manillas Copper manillas Contributed by Museum
  31. Susanna Drury watercolour Susanna Drury watercolour Contributed by Museum
  32. The Resolution in a stream of pack-ice The Resolution in a stream of pack-ice Contributed by Museum
  33. Bust of John Wesley Bust of John Wesley Contributed by Museum
  34. Slave Beads, West Coast of Africa, 1780s Slave Beads, West Coast of Africa, 1780s Contributed by Museum
  35. Robert Burns cravat pin Robert Burns cravat pin Contributed by Museum
  36. Alaskan comb with bird-like design Alaskan comb with bird-like design Contributed by Museum
  37. Nocturnal or Nightdial Nocturnal or Nightdial Contributed by Museum
  38. Bath Chair Bath Chair Contributed by Museum
  39. The Wycombe Pitt Chair The Wycombe Pitt Chair Contributed by Museum
  40. Burdett's Map Burdett's Map Contributed by Museum
  41. Capriccio: A Colonnade Opening Capriccio: A Colonnade Opening Contributed by Museum
  42. Peter Heywood's Dirk Peter Heywood's Dirk Contributed by Museum
  43. Copper sheet from HMS Victory Copper sheet from HMS Victory Contributed by Museum
  44. William Murdock's steam locomotive William Murdock's steam locomotive Contributed by Museum
  45. Wedgwood medallion Wedgwood medallion Contributed by Museum
  46. Lifeboat model Lifeboat model Contributed by Museum
  47. Watkin Williams-Wynn in Rome, by Batoni Watkin Williams-Wynn in Rome, by Batoni Contributed by Museum
  48. British History On The High Seas British History On The High Seas Contributed by Individual
  49. The Cuming Museum Cree Dolls The Cuming Museum Cree Dolls Contributed by Museum
  50. cleat from a ship cleat from a ship Contributed by Individual

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