List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. The Waverley Wood Handaxe The Waverley Wood Handaxe Contributed by Museum
  2. 'Charge of the Light Brigade' Survivor 'Charge of the Light Brigade' Survivor Contributed by Museum
  3. Sydney Harbour Bridge trowel Sydney Harbour Bridge trowel Contributed by Museum
  4. Egyptian Anubis Mask Egyptian Anubis Mask Contributed by Museum
  5. Arkwright's Water Frame spinning machine Arkwright's Water Frame spinning machine Contributed by Museum
  6. Autographs of the first men on the moon Autographs of the first men on the moon Contributed by Individual
  7. Giant Worcester Porcelain tureen Giant Worcester Porcelain tureen Contributed by Museum
  8. LARGE ORNATE CHINESE STYLE URN LARGE ORNATE CHINESE STYLE URN Contributed by Individual
  9. M1 Carbine M1 Carbine Contributed by Individual
  10. Dinner gong made from World War I shell Dinner gong made from World War I shell Contributed by Individual
  11. Airline radio “miracle��? Airline radio “miracle��? Contributed by Individual
  12. St James Bible Club Swimmers St James Bible Club Swimmers Contributed by Individual
  13. St James Bible Club Swimmers Medals St James Bible Club Swimmers Medals Contributed by Individual
  14. Buddah Statue Buddah Statue Contributed by Individual
  15. Cawnpore Tapestry Cawnpore Tapestry Contributed by Individual
  16. The steamer WINDSOR CASTLE The steamer WINDSOR CASTLE Contributed by Museum
  17. Malagan Totem from New Ireland Malagan Totem from New Ireland Contributed by Museum
  18. Copying Press invented by James Watt Copying Press invented by James Watt Contributed by Museum
  19. Family 1 by Ernst Blensdorf Family 1 by Ernst Blensdorf Contributed by Museum
  20. Proto self-contained breathing apparatus Proto self-contained breathing apparatus Contributed by Museum
  21. Van Dyke painting of Charles I Van Dyke painting of Charles I Contributed by Individual
  22. The Lambrettta Scooter The Lambrettta Scooter Contributed by Individual
  23. Petrol Cans Petrol Cans Contributed by Individual
  24. WHIMSHURST MACHINE, 1890's WHIMSHURST MACHINE, 1890's Contributed by Museum
  25. Covenanter Gravestone Covenanter Gravestone Contributed by Individual
  26. Sir Francis Drake's Atlas of the World Sir Francis Drake's Atlas of the World Contributed by Individual
  27. Cavalry Sword Cavalry Sword Contributed by Individual
  28. ENGRAVING OF CHEB, CZECH REPUBLIC ENGRAVING OF CHEB, CZECH REPUBLIC Contributed by Individual
  29. The Durham Ox by G Garrard The Durham Ox by G Garrard Contributed by Museum
  30. Crompton arc lamp Crompton arc lamp Contributed by Museum
  31. Red Woman, oil painting by Franz Marc Red Woman, oil painting by Franz Marc Contributed by Museum
  32. Two Attache Cases Two Attache Cases Contributed by Individual
  33. Carved, Gilded and painted pot with lid. Carved, Gilded and painted pot with lid. Contributed by Individual
  34. Ship Joiner's Tool Chest and tools Ship Joiner's Tool Chest and tools Contributed by Individual
  35. Artwork: Summerhill Pegboard Artwork: Summerhill Pegboard Contributed by Individual
  36. Discovery on the cusp of decline Discovery on the cusp of decline Contributed by Individual
  37. Kabuki Actors Print Kanjincho Kabuki Actors Print Kanjincho Contributed by Individual
  38. iron age preparation slab iron age preparation slab Contributed by Individual
  39. Portable cardiac defibrillator Portable cardiac defibrillator Contributed by Individual
  40. The Four Bath Worthies Oil Painting The Four Bath Worthies Oil Painting Contributed by Museum
  41. Lithograph by Edward Bawden "Dunkirk" Lithograph by Edward Bawden "Dunkirk" Contributed by Individual
  42. Wooldale County Primary School Chair Wooldale County Primary School Chair Contributed by Individual
  43. Spitfire Mk9 - 274 Squadron - 1944 Spitfire Mk9 - 274 Squadron - 1944 Contributed by Individual
  44. Chinese Luohan Figure Chinese Luohan Figure Contributed by Museum
  45. fender stratocaster fender stratocaster Contributed by Individual
  46. Elephant Coffee Table Elephant Coffee Table Contributed by Individual
  47. Shintomiza Kabuki playbill 1899 Shintomiza Kabuki playbill 1899 Contributed by Individual
  48. AK47 Assault rifle AK47 Assault rifle Contributed by Individual
  49. Lusitania Porthole Lusitania Porthole Contributed by Individual
  50. Stone Pastry board Stone Pastry board Contributed by Individual

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