List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Size / Tiny / 1925 - 1950

  1. Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Contributed by Individual
  2. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  3. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  4. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  5. Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Contributed by Individual
  6. a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 Contributed by Individual
  7. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  8. Eritrean Pipe Eritrean Pipe Contributed by Individual
  9. British India coin smallest denomination British India coin smallest denomination Contributed by Individual
  10. Hiroshima Jam Jar Hiroshima Jam Jar Contributed by Individual
  11. Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Contributed by Individual
  12. souvenir programme from changi prison souvenir programme from changi prison Contributed by Individual
  13. Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Contributed by Individual
  14. Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Contributed by Individual
  15. A book signed by  Maurice Cornforth A book signed by Maurice Cornforth Contributed by Individual
  16. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  17. Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Contributed by Museum
  18. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  19. Swan Ink Bottle from bottom of Scapa Flo Swan Ink Bottle from bottom of Scapa Flo Contributed by Individual
  20. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  21. A license for a rickshaw A license for a rickshaw Contributed by Individual
  22. Tin boat toy Tin boat toy Contributed by Individual
  23. A Clock made from bits of a spitfire A Clock made from bits of a spitfire Contributed by Individual
  24. RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie Contributed by Individual
  25. Two Silver Cigarette Cases Two Silver Cigarette Cases Contributed by Individual
  26. World War 2 Mobile VAD badge World War 2 Mobile VAD badge Contributed by Individual
  27. Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Contributed by Individual
  28. Identity bracelet child WW2 Identity bracelet child WW2 Contributed by Individual
  29. Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Contributed by Individual
  30. Velcro Fastener Velcro Fastener Contributed by Individual
  31. Map of the Northern Hemishpere - 1946 Map of the Northern Hemishpere - 1946 Contributed by Individual
  32.   Lyons, aluminium, loose tea measure Lyons, aluminium, loose tea measure Contributed by Individual
  33. Cloured polyethelene toy Cloured polyethelene toy Contributed by Individual
  34. Croggon's boots Croggon's boots Contributed by Museum
  35. The Imjin Pistol The Imjin Pistol Contributed by Individual
  36. Women's Land Army armbands Women's Land Army armbands Contributed by Museum
  37. copy of letter from W. Joyce 2 Nov. 1945 copy of letter from W. Joyce 2 Nov. 1945 Contributed by Individual
  38. Tin toy aeroplane with aviator Tin toy aeroplane with aviator Contributed by Individual
  39. Grandad's World War II Medals Grandad's World War II Medals Contributed by Individual
  40. Binoculars Binoculars Contributed by Individual
  41. Boatswain's Call Boatswain's Call Contributed by Individual
  42. Sadie's Bar of Soap Sadie's Bar of Soap Contributed by Individual
  43. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  44. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  45. GERMAN U-BOAT OFFICERS DRESS DIRK DAGGER GERMAN U-BOAT OFFICERS DRESS DIRK DAGGER Contributed by Individual
  46. postcard postcard Contributed by Individual
  47. World War II medals - Olivia  Little World War II medals - Olivia Little Contributed by Individual
  48. Butter Knife Butter Knife Contributed by Individual
  49. Sikh Star Medals from World War Two Sikh Star Medals from World War Two Contributed by Individual
  50. Coin gold plated medalion Coin gold plated medalion Contributed by Individual

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