List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Contributed by Museum
  2. USSR Lonely Planet guide USSR Lonely Planet guide Contributed by Individual
  3. Roll Test Edit Roll Test Edit Contributed by Individual
  4. Darwin's Beagle Specimen Notebooks Darwin's Beagle Specimen Notebooks Contributed by Museum
  5. Slide Rule Slide Rule Contributed by Individual
  6. Victorian swimming costume Victorian swimming costume Contributed by Museum
  7. YZ bird matchstriker YZ bird matchstriker Contributed by Individual
  8. Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Contributed by Museum
  9. A Pair of Victorian road skates A Pair of Victorian road skates Contributed by Individual
  10. Colt Dragoon Revolver Colt Dragoon Revolver Contributed by Individual
  11. John Walker's Friction Light John Walker's Friction Light Contributed by Museum
  12. My Father's Rice Box My Father's Rice Box Contributed by Individual
  13. False Leg False Leg Contributed by Museum
  14. A cannonball made of Wealden iron A cannonball made of Wealden iron Contributed by Individual
  15. Felinfoel Brewery beer can Felinfoel Brewery beer can Contributed by Museum
  16. Statuette of Jupiter Statuette of Jupiter Contributed by Museum
  17. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  18. Early porcelain plate Early porcelain plate Contributed by Individual
  19. 1793 £5 Note 1793 £5 Note Contributed by Museum
  20. Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book Contributed by Individual
  21. The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) Contributed by Individual
  22. King Charles I Gold Toothpick King Charles I Gold Toothpick Contributed by Museum
  23. 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check 17.72in RML 100-ton gun gas check Contributed by Individual
  24. Portion of a limestone Stelae Portion of a limestone Stelae Contributed by Museum
  25. Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Contributed by Individual
  26. Wool staple mark Wool staple mark Contributed by Museum
  27. Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Great Great Aunt Eliza's Paint Box Contributed by Individual
  28. Dr Marten Boots Dr Marten Boots Contributed by Individual
  29. Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Contributed by Individual
  30. Brewster 3D photograph viewer Brewster 3D photograph viewer Contributed by Individual
  31. Solar-powered lamp and charger Solar-powered lamp and charger Contributed by The British Museum
  32. Small useful cupboard Small useful cupboard Contributed by Individual
  33. A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  34. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  35. three comemorative moustache tea cups three comemorative moustache tea cups Contributed by Individual
  36. Flag, Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee Flag, Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee Contributed by Individual
  37. Gertrude Jekyll's gardening boots Gertrude Jekyll's gardening boots Contributed by Museum
  38. Brass bell cast in Europe in 1650 Brass bell cast in Europe in 1650 Contributed by Individual
  39. Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Contributed by Individual
  40. A set of drawing instruments A set of drawing instruments Contributed by Individual
  41. Core plug nuclear plant cooling system Core plug nuclear plant cooling system Contributed by Individual
  42. National Telephone Directory c1894 National Telephone Directory c1894 Contributed by Individual
  43. Sister Dora's Cross Sister Dora's Cross Contributed by Museum
  44. D-Day Map D-Day Map Contributed by Individual
  45. Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Contributed by Individual
  46. Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Contributed by Individual
  47. Gold and ruby salamander pendant Gold and ruby salamander pendant Contributed by Museum
  48. Poster proclaiming Irish Republic, 1916 Poster proclaiming Irish Republic, 1916 Contributed by Museum
  49. Titanic Launch Ticket Titanic Launch Ticket Contributed by Museum
  50. Vietnamese Boat Paddle and Bail Vietnamese Boat Paddle and Bail Contributed by Individual

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