List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Work / 1800 - 1900

  1. Samuel Revill's hammer Samuel Revill's hammer Contributed by Individual
  2. Travelling Microscope Travelling Microscope Contributed by Individual
  3. Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Contributed by Individual
  4. Gertrude Jekyll's gardening boots Gertrude Jekyll's gardening boots Contributed by Museum
  5. Apprenticeship Indentures Apprenticeship Indentures Contributed by Individual
  6. Wooden lace bobbins from Huntingdonshire Wooden lace bobbins from Huntingdonshire Contributed by Individual
  7. Hand made finishing nails Hand made finishing nails Contributed by Individual
  8. Sickness insurance books Sickness insurance books Contributed by Individual
  9. "Oaks" bible "Oaks" bible Contributed by Individual
  10. Micrometer. Starrett & Co.USA Micrometer. Starrett & Co.USA Contributed by Individual
  11. Indenture of Apprenticeship Indenture of Apprenticeship Contributed by Individual
  12. Mexican Horse Saddle Mexican Horse Saddle Contributed by Museum
  13. Heathcote's Patent Lace Machine Model Heathcote's Patent Lace Machine Model Contributed by Museum
  14. Royal Charter Gold ingots Royal Charter Gold ingots Contributed by Museum
  15. The Mason's Axe - BoBC The Mason's Axe - BoBC Contributed by Individual
  16. Joiner's Lid Chest - BoBC Joiner's Lid Chest - BoBC Contributed by Individual
  17. Marble Table - Beckford's Tower & Museum Marble Table - Beckford's Tower & Museum Contributed by Individual
  18. Mousetrap, No 1 Royal Crescent Mousetrap, No 1 Royal Crescent Contributed by Individual
  19. Coalmining Pit Head Cage Coalmining Pit Head Cage Contributed by Museum
  20. Coalmining Gus and Crook Coalmining Gus and Crook Contributed by Museum
  21. Printing Press Printing Press Contributed by Museum
  22. Miner's tull and balmaiden's clogs Miner's tull and balmaiden's clogs Contributed by Museum
  23. Newlyn copper plaques Newlyn copper plaques Contributed by Museum
  24. Nobels' stool Nobels' stool Contributed by Museum
  25. Nuisance book Nuisance book Contributed by Museum
  26. Polperro knit frock Polperro knit frock Contributed by Museum
  27. Californian tin stamps Californian tin stamps Contributed by Museum
  28. Cornish pasty money box Cornish pasty money box Contributed by Museum
  29. Bickford's safety fuse Bickford's safety fuse Contributed by Museum
  30. Spratt's diary Spratt's diary Contributed by Museum
  31. Huer's horn and bushes Huer's horn and bushes Contributed by Museum
  32. Coopers’ tools Coopers’ tools Contributed by Museum
  33. Fisherwoman on a beach Fisherwoman on a beach Contributed by Museum
  34. Mount Edgcumbe estate workers Mount Edgcumbe estate workers Contributed by Museum
  35. Shamrock barge Shamrock barge Contributed by Museum
  36. Scoria block Scoria block Contributed by Museum
  37. Along shore fisherman Along shore fisherman Contributed by Museum
  38. Opie's paint box Opie's paint box Contributed by Museum
  39. Great Blizzard souvenir china Great Blizzard souvenir china Contributed by Museum
  40. Ox shoes Ox shoes Contributed by Museum
  41. Turpin's caulking tools Turpin's caulking tools Contributed by Museum
  42. Cider apple mill Cider apple mill Contributed by Museum
  43. Trevithick's boiler Trevithick's boiler Contributed by Museum
  44. Davy lamp Davy lamp Contributed by Museum
  45. Levant Mine whim engine Levant Mine whim engine Contributed by Museum
  46. Victorian Anchor Trials Victorian Anchor Trials Contributed by Museum
  47. The Handyside Postbox The Handyside Postbox Contributed by Museum
  48. One of the First Electric Light Bulbs One of the First Electric Light Bulbs Contributed by Museum
  49. Certificate - Ship's Master Certificate - Ship's Master Contributed by Individual
  50. Victor Hugo's writing table Victor Hugo's writing table Contributed by Museum

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