List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Tsar's son's handkerchief Tsar's son's handkerchief Contributed by Individual
  2. Teddy bear Teddy bear Contributed by Individual
  3. BOAC powder compact BOAC powder compact Contributed by Individual
  4. West African Ashanti cloth West African Ashanti cloth Contributed by Individual
  5. Rocking chair Rocking chair Contributed by Individual
  6. Metal puppet Metal puppet Contributed by Individual
  7. Miniature book Miniature book Contributed by Individual
  8. Spice tower Spice tower Contributed by Individual
  9. Marklin toy bridge Marklin toy bridge Contributed by Individual
  10. Edwardian chair Edwardian chair Contributed by Individual
  11. Scrapbook Scrapbook Contributed by Individual
  12. Model village carvings Model village carvings Contributed by Individual
  13. Creamer and sugar bowl Creamer and sugar bowl Contributed by Individual
  14. Spoon Spoon Contributed by Individual
  15. Oil lamp Oil lamp Contributed by Individual
  16. A Battersea box A Battersea box Contributed by Individual
  17. American hospital teapot American hospital teapot Contributed by Individual
  18. Wooden coal scuttle Wooden coal scuttle Contributed by Individual
  19. Boat Boat Contributed by Individual
  20. Child's rattle and teething ring Child's rattle and teething ring Contributed by Individual
  21. Children's Necessaire Children's Necessaire Contributed by Individual
  22. French lamps French lamps Contributed by Individual
  23. Flintlock gun Flintlock gun Contributed by Individual
  24. Egyptian ink well Egyptian ink well Contributed by Individual
  25. Spoons and Vinaigrette Spoons and Vinaigrette Contributed by Individual
  26. Walter Moorcroft planter Walter Moorcroft planter Contributed by Individual
  27. A set of Polynesian arrows A set of Polynesian arrows Contributed by Individual
  28. Dento Kokeshi, Narugo style Dento Kokeshi, Narugo style Contributed by Individual
  29. Electric cooker, made in the 1930s Electric cooker, made in the 1930s Contributed by Museum
  30. Hinton House Bed Hinton House Bed Contributed by Museum
  31. Bronze Flat Axe Bronze Flat Axe Contributed by Museum
  32. Butter or 'Scotch' Hands Butter or 'Scotch' Hands Contributed by Museum
  33. Butter Churn Butter Churn Contributed by Museum
  34. Candlelight, to extend the useful day Candlelight, to extend the useful day Contributed by Individual
  35. Decorative vase Decorative vase Contributed by Individual
  36. Silver money box Silver money box Contributed by Individual
  37. Pug dog ornaments Pug dog ornaments Contributed by Individual
  38. China half timbered house China half timbered house Contributed by Individual
  39. Chinese export wear Chinese export wear Contributed by Individual
  40. Two Japanese figurines Two Japanese figurines Contributed by Individual
  41. Child's stick chair Child's stick chair Contributed by Individual
  42. Cutlery Cutlery Contributed by Individual
  43. Washstand Washstand Contributed by Individual
  44. Shepherd and shepherdess Shepherd and shepherdess Contributed by Individual
  45. Brass box Brass box Contributed by Individual
  46. Deeds to Clay Cross building society Deeds to Clay Cross building society Contributed by Individual
  47. Sewing box Sewing box Contributed by Individual
  48. Deed Deed Contributed by Individual
  49. Trinket dishes Trinket dishes Contributed by Individual
  50. Biscuit barrel Biscuit barrel Contributed by Individual

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