List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Work

  1. The Avant Armour The Avant Armour Contributed by Museum
  2. Spring Jumper (aka Spring Jack Hammer) Spring Jumper (aka Spring Jack Hammer) Contributed by Museum
  3. Jim Perfect's Iron Object Jim Perfect's Iron Object Contributed by Individual
  4. Long Service Medal St John Ambulance Long Service Medal St John Ambulance Contributed by Individual
  5. James Williams' Thames Pick James Williams' Thames Pick Contributed by Individual
  6. Captain John Franklin's Snow Shoes Captain John Franklin's Snow Shoes Contributed by Museum
  7. The apple iphone The apple iphone Contributed by Individual
  8. Pomona Porcelain Lidded Teapot Pomona Porcelain Lidded Teapot Contributed by Museum
  9. Copy of Thomas Hilliker’s last letter Copy of Thomas Hilliker’s last letter Contributed by Museum
  10. Lincoln brick Lincoln brick Contributed by Individual
  11. Lincolnshire Bonnet Lincolnshire Bonnet Contributed by Museum
  12. Hand bell Hand bell Contributed by Individual
  13. Jacquard cloth woven in Braintree Jacquard cloth woven in Braintree Contributed by Individual
  14. Square hole punch Square hole punch Contributed by Individual
  15. Dock lifter Dock lifter Contributed by Individual
  16. Cheese Press, Somerset Rural Life Museum Cheese Press, Somerset Rural Life Museum Contributed by Museum
  17. Ferranti Mark I computer logic door Ferranti Mark I computer logic door Contributed by Museum
  18. Elizabethan cloth seal Elizabethan cloth seal Contributed by Museum
  19. Inpector Arthur Vardy's Keys Inpector Arthur Vardy's Keys Contributed by Individual
  20. Metal thimble Metal thimble Contributed by Individual
  21. Metropolitan Police Whistles Metropolitan Police Whistles Contributed by Individual
  22. Dragline Bucket Dragline Bucket Contributed by Museum
  23. Spider paper weight Spider paper weight Contributed by Individual
  24. knife with bone handle knife with bone handle Contributed by Individual
  25. Neolithic polshed stone axe Neolithic polshed stone axe Contributed by Individual
  26. Dog Tread Wheel at No.1 Royal Crescent Dog Tread Wheel at No.1 Royal Crescent Contributed by Museum
  27. A Sample of Two Yarn 40 Thread Spunyarn A Sample of Two Yarn 40 Thread Spunyarn Contributed by Individual
  28. 10,000 year old Flint Hand Axe 10,000 year old Flint Hand Axe Contributed by Individual
  29. Stitch Linking Tool Used in Hosiery Circ Stitch Linking Tool Used in Hosiery Circ Contributed by Individual
  30. Exactus Miniadd Exactus Miniadd Contributed by Individual
  31. Victorian Medicine Bottles Victorian Medicine Bottles Contributed by Individual
  32. Houghton Butcher Man Co. Camera Houghton Butcher Man Co. Camera Contributed by Individual
  33. 19th Century Stoneware Jug 19th Century Stoneware Jug Contributed by Individual
  34. Horse control objects Horse control objects Contributed by Individual
  35. Horsemans Book and Stallion card Horsemans Book and Stallion card Contributed by Individual
  36. Horseshoes from Suffolk Punch Horseshoes from Suffolk Punch Contributed by Individual
  37. British Railways Apprentice Paper British Railways Apprentice Paper Contributed by Individual
  38. Cigarette Box Cigarette Box Contributed by Individual
  39. The Credit Card The Credit Card Contributed by Individual
  40. I submit my saw setting hammer! I submit my saw setting hammer! Contributed by Individual
  41. Pewter pots from Southwark pubs. Pewter pots from Southwark pubs. Contributed by Individual
  42. Figure head of the Minnehaha Figure head of the Minnehaha Contributed by Museum
  43. Harpoon Harpoon Contributed by Museum
  44. Bar of Pig Iron Bar of Pig Iron Contributed by Museum
  45. Murchison Cross Section Murchison Cross Section Contributed by Museum
  46. Steam Engine Clock Barometer Steam Engine Clock Barometer Contributed by Museum
  47. Lifeboat model Lifeboat model Contributed by Museum
  48. Passport belonging to Jew fleeing Russia Passport belonging to Jew fleeing Russia Contributed by Museum
  49. John Wilkinson's cannon boring bar John Wilkinson's cannon boring bar Contributed by Museum
  50. Gloves knitted in the Sanquhar pattern Gloves knitted in the Sanquhar pattern Contributed by Museum

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