List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

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Size / Small / Two million BC - 10000 BC

  1. Pre-historic hand-axe 700,000 years old Pre-historic hand-axe 700,000 years old Contributed by Museum
  2. Olduvai handaxe Olduvai handaxe Contributed by The British Museum
  3. A flint hand axe A flint hand axe Contributed by Museum
  4. Bude fossil fish Bude fossil fish Contributed by Museum
  5. A Middle Palaeolithic Flint Handaxe A Middle Palaeolithic Flint Handaxe Contributed by Museum
  6. The Wolly Mammoth's Tooth - Ethan Green The Wolly Mammoth's Tooth - Ethan Green Contributed by Individual
  7. Amethyst Geode Amethyst Geode Contributed by Individual
  8. A piece of coal A piece of coal Contributed by Individual
  9. Swimming reindeer Swimming reindeer Contributed by The British Museum
  10. Stone tool from Pontnewydd Cave Stone tool from Pontnewydd Cave Contributed by Museum
  11. A Lower Palaeolithic Ficron A Lower Palaeolithic Ficron Contributed by Individual

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