List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Size / Small / 1700 - 1800

  1. Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Contributed by Museum
  2. 1793 £5 Note 1793 £5 Note Contributed by Museum
  3. Wool staple mark Wool staple mark Contributed by Museum
  4. Knotted burr snuff box Knotted burr snuff box Contributed by Individual
  5. Tremayne wine bottle Tremayne wine bottle Contributed by Museum
  6. Ralph Allen’s Postal Contract Ralph Allen’s Postal Contract Contributed by Individual
  7. 18th century Corset, The Fashion Museum 18th century Corset, The Fashion Museum Contributed by Individual
  8. Letter from George Frideric Handel Letter from George Frideric Handel Contributed by Museum
  9. early wooden moulding plane early wooden moulding plane Contributed by Individual
  10. Cornish porcelain Cornish porcelain Contributed by Museum
  11. Belling's clock Belling's clock Contributed by Museum
  12. Tin ingot Tin ingot Contributed by Museum
  13. Earliest surviving Scottish banknote Earliest surviving Scottish banknote Contributed by Museum
  14. The 'Brookes' slave ship model The 'Brookes' slave ship model Contributed by Museum
  15. Tipu Sultan's seal Tipu Sultan's seal Contributed by Museum
  16. Tillet block to mark bundles of cloth Tillet block to mark bundles of cloth Contributed by Museum
  17. kali wooden headrest & spirit protector kali wooden headrest & spirit protector Contributed by Museum
  18. Manacles from Bedlam (Bethlem Hospital) Manacles from Bedlam (Bethlem Hospital) Contributed by Museum
  19. Hogarth's signature and wax seal Hogarth's signature and wax seal Contributed by Individual
  20. Seed pearl necklace Seed pearl necklace Contributed by Individual
  21. Harrison's watch No 4 Harrison's watch No 4 Contributed by Individual
  22. Box with Miniature Paintings Box with Miniature Paintings Contributed by Individual
  23. Jade bi Jade bi Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Hawaiian feather helmet Hawaiian feather helmet Contributed by The British Museum
  25. Akan drum Akan drum Contributed by The British Museum
  26. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  27. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  28. Senegalese dagger and sheath Senegalese dagger and sheath Contributed by Individual
  29. The Tootie Horn The Tootie Horn Contributed by Museum
  30. Volta battery Volta battery Contributed by Museum
  31. Church Architecture - Bell Church Architecture - Bell Contributed by Museum
  32. Goblet or chalice Goblet or chalice Contributed by Individual
  33. A gin glass A gin glass Contributed by Individual
  34. The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street Contributed by Museum
  35. Teapot Teapot Contributed by Individual
  36. Violin Violin Contributed by Individual
  37. Wooden box from Captain Cook's voyages Wooden box from Captain Cook's voyages Contributed by Museum
  38. Model kayak with doll holding paddle Model kayak with doll holding paddle Contributed by Museum
  39. William Hunter’s Anatomical Figure William Hunter’s Anatomical Figure Contributed by Museum
  40. Bag from Tonga Bag from Tonga Contributed by Museum
  41. Serving platter Serving platter Contributed by Individual
  42. Maori Knife Maori Knife Contributed by Museum
  43. Bird-shaped Rattle Bird-shaped Rattle Contributed by Museum
  44. Bird-headed Club Bird-headed Club Contributed by Museum
  45. Saucepan, ladle and spoon Saucepan, ladle and spoon Contributed by Individual
  46. Pinxton cup and saucer Pinxton cup and saucer Contributed by Individual
  47. Back or wig scratcher Back or wig scratcher Contributed by Individual
  48. Papier Mache blotter Papier Mache blotter Contributed by Individual
  49. Lark spit Lark spit Contributed by Individual
  50. Chinese saucer Chinese saucer Contributed by Individual

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