List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / The Home / 1950 - 1975

  1. Batmobile matchstick car Batmobile matchstick car Contributed by Individual
  2. Singer Sewing Machine Singer Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  3. Hand powered, steel rotary oil press Hand powered, steel rotary oil press Contributed by Individual
  4. 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes Contributed by Individual
  5. Action Man figure made by Palitoy Ltd. Action Man figure made by Palitoy Ltd. Contributed by Museum
  6. Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Contributed by Individual
  7. St Michael's Mount in cork St Michael's Mount in cork Contributed by Museum
  8. Pears soap Pears soap Contributed by Museum
  9. Yashica 35W camera Yashica 35W camera Contributed by Individual
  10. Fire Bellows Fire Bellows Contributed by Individual
  11. Pedigree Doll Pedigree Doll Contributed by Individual
  12. Coronation Lightbulb Coronation Lightbulb Contributed by Individual
  13. Sherry Container Sherry Container Contributed by Individual
  14. Union Bank of Scotland savings box Union Bank of Scotland savings box Contributed by Individual
  15. Matthew Biggs' Mattock Matthew Biggs' Mattock Contributed by Individual
  16. Pattern for Crocodile Nutcrackers Pattern for Crocodile Nutcrackers Contributed by Museum
  17. Crocodile Nutcrackers Crocodile Nutcrackers Contributed by Museum
  18. Globe book end Globe book end Contributed by Individual
  19. Early Subbuteo figure Early Subbuteo figure Contributed by Museum
  20. Two chairs Two chairs Contributed by Individual
  21. Textile sample from China Textile sample from China Contributed by Individual
  22. Lamp Base Lamp Base Contributed by Individual
  23. Rolls razor Rolls razor Contributed by Individual
  24. Tapa Tapa Contributed by Individual
  25. Bottle tops Bottle tops Contributed by Individual
  26. Tea caddy Tea caddy Contributed by Individual
  27. Glass vase Glass vase Contributed by Individual
  28. Wheeled horse toy Wheeled horse toy Contributed by Individual
  29. Vase Vase Contributed by Individual
  30. Toy car Toy car Contributed by Individual
  31. BOAC powder compact BOAC powder compact Contributed by Individual
  32. Walter Moorcroft planter Walter Moorcroft planter Contributed by Individual
  33. Don Bradman Toby jug Don Bradman Toby jug Contributed by Individual
  34. Beefeater fire stand Beefeater fire stand Contributed by Individual
  35. Ornament Ornament Contributed by Individual
  36. Elm and pine box Elm and pine box Contributed by Individual
  37. Portmerion coffee service Portmerion coffee service Contributed by Individual
  38. Ceramic tiles Ceramic tiles Contributed by Individual
  39. Vase Vase Contributed by Individual
  40. Baluster wine glass Baluster wine glass Contributed by Individual
  41. Green toy Green toy Contributed by Individual
  42. Chinese soapstone figure Chinese soapstone figure Contributed by Individual
  43. Photographic album Photographic album Contributed by Individual
  44. Needle case Needle case Contributed by Individual
  45. Plate Plate Contributed by Individual
  46. Foot warmer Foot warmer Contributed by Museum
  47. Murphy 'Acoustic Deluxe' Television Murphy 'Acoustic Deluxe' Television Contributed by Museum
  48. Bowl Bowl Contributed by Individual
  49. Danish table Danish table Contributed by Individual
  50. Royal Doulton cat figurine Royal Doulton cat figurine Contributed by Individual

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