List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Jade dragon cup Jade dragon cup Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Ming banknote Ming banknote Contributed by The British Museum
  3. iron horseshoe iron horseshoe Contributed by Individual
  4. Pressed Glass - Carnival Pressed Glass - Carnival Contributed by Individual
  5. Snakeskin shoes Snakeskin shoes Contributed by Individual
  6. A carving for Christmas A carving for Christmas Contributed by Museum
  7. A Lithuanian 120-year-old rolling pin A Lithuanian 120-year-old rolling pin Contributed by Individual
  8. Air movement order - Burma 1945 Air movement order - Burma 1945 Contributed by Individual
  9. A series of bone whistles A series of bone whistles Contributed by Museum
  10. A fragment of a Norman doorway A fragment of a Norman doorway Contributed by Museum
  11. Copy of The Armagh Guardian, 1891 Copy of The Armagh Guardian, 1891 Contributed by Individual
  12. Statute of an Eastern Warrior Statute of an Eastern Warrior Contributed by Individual
  13. Butterfly Wing tray from Manaus, Amazon Butterfly Wing tray from Manaus, Amazon Contributed by Individual
  14. Measham Ware Teapot Measham Ware Teapot Contributed by Museum
  15. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  16. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  17. Pin Cushion -Cabinet of Curiosities Pin Cushion -Cabinet of Curiosities Contributed by Museum
  18. Rope made of yak hair Rope made of yak hair Contributed by Individual
  19. Gunsight Gunsight Contributed by Individual
  20. Album of illustrations Album of illustrations Contributed by Individual
  21. Alms plate Alms plate Contributed by Individual
  22. Etching by Dickens Etching by Dickens Contributed by Individual
  23. Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Contributed by Individual
  24. Sextant Sextant Contributed by Individual
  25. Figurine Figurine Contributed by Individual
  26. Astrolabe Astrolabe Contributed by Individual
  27. Globe book end Globe book end Contributed by Individual
  28. Paddington Bear Paddington Bear Contributed by Individual
  29. Teddy bear Teddy bear Contributed by Individual
  30. Wood carving of Christ Wood carving of Christ Contributed by Individual
  31. St John's Ambulance history St John's Ambulance history Contributed by Individual
  32. Jewelled handbag Jewelled handbag Contributed by Individual
  33. Bahamian Tibetan Gods Bahamian Tibetan Gods Contributed by Individual
  34. Egyptian metal ornament Egyptian metal ornament Contributed by Individual
  35. Ian Fleming James Bond books Ian Fleming James Bond books Contributed by Individual
  36. A 2001 Lenticular A 2001 Lenticular Contributed by Individual
  37. Duke of Wellington's blotter Duke of Wellington's blotter Contributed by Individual
  38. Dice machine Dice machine Contributed by Individual
  39. Handbags Handbags Contributed by Individual
  40. Victorian paint tin and brushes Victorian paint tin and brushes Contributed by Individual
  41. Rail poster Rail poster Contributed by Individual
  42. Bronze of a mother and child Bronze of a mother and child Contributed by Individual
  43. Wooden Jug Wooden Jug Contributed by Individual
  44. Dalek Playsuit Dalek Playsuit Contributed by Individual
  45. A beautiful Charles II chamber pot A beautiful Charles II chamber pot Contributed by Museum
  46. Collection of family objects Collection of family objects Contributed by Individual
  47. World Cup scrapbook World Cup scrapbook Contributed by Individual
  48. Silver vase Silver vase Contributed by Individual
  49. Sense and Sensibility book Sense and Sensibility book Contributed by Individual
  50. Bronze of girl reading Bronze of girl reading Contributed by Individual

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