List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. The court costume of Sake Deen Mahomed The court costume of Sake Deen Mahomed Contributed by Museum
  2. Battle of Gundamuck, 1842 Battle of Gundamuck, 1842 Contributed by Museum
  3. Iron Age Torc from Glascote Iron Age Torc from Glascote Contributed by Museum
  4. Pontefract's secret ballot box, 1872 Pontefract's secret ballot box, 1872 Contributed by Museum
  5. Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Walking Stick Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Walking Stick Contributed by Museum
  6. Captain Oates' sleeping bag Captain Oates' sleeping bag Contributed by Museum
  7. Sculpted Head of Emperor Constantine Sculpted Head of Emperor Constantine Contributed by Museum
  8. WWII Road Barrier from Achtercairn WWII Road Barrier from Achtercairn Contributed by Museum
  9. Mike Hailwood's Suzuki Motorbike Mike Hailwood's Suzuki Motorbike Contributed by Museum
  10. Underground logo with Johnston lettering Underground logo with Johnston lettering Contributed by Museum
  11. Football from the Somme WWI Football from the Somme WWI Contributed by Museum
  12. The Roubaix Drum The Roubaix Drum Contributed by Museum
  13. HMV Gramophone belonging to Edward Elgar HMV Gramophone belonging to Edward Elgar Contributed by Museum
  14. Wallpaper seam cutter Wallpaper seam cutter Contributed by Individual
  15. Orbost Quern Stone Orbost Quern Stone Contributed by Individual
  16. Family Bible Family Bible Contributed by Individual
  17. Homeopathy Box Homeopathy Box Contributed by Individual
  18. A model plane called The Tiger (VG104) A model plane called The Tiger (VG104) Contributed by Individual
  19. mysterious stone head mysterious stone head Contributed by Individual
  20. William Etty, 'Male Nude' William Etty, 'Male Nude' Contributed by Museum
  21. Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Contributed by Individual
  22. Pedestal Bowl Pedestal Bowl Contributed by Museum
  23. Qau Bead-Net Dress Qau Bead-Net Dress Contributed by Museum
  24. THE WORKING MAN'S CHAIR THE WORKING MAN'S CHAIR Contributed by Individual
  25. Gardening machine Gardening machine Contributed by Individual
  26. Ticket punch, money bag, rack & tickets. Ticket punch, money bag, rack & tickets. Contributed by Individual
  27. Aero Broadcast Seed Sower D.L.K Aero Broadcast Seed Sower D.L.K Contributed by Individual
  28. My great, great Grandad's diary My great, great Grandad's diary Contributed by Individual
  29. Ed Vaizey's choice - Lord Wantage Ed Vaizey's choice - Lord Wantage Contributed by Museum
  30. Nigerian Drum Nigerian Drum Contributed by Museum
  31. Pottery Vessal, Benderloch Urn Pottery Vessal, Benderloch Urn Contributed by Museum
  32. Camera Camera Contributed by Museum
  33. Syrian Qanun (musical instrument) Syrian Qanun (musical instrument) Contributed by Individual
  34. Oak bureau Oak bureau Contributed by Individual
  35. Imperial 55 manual typewriter Imperial 55 manual typewriter Contributed by Individual
  36. Pedigree Doll Pedigree Doll Contributed by Individual
  37. Green Jug Green Jug Contributed by Individual
  38. BMW R series GS Motorcycle BMW R series GS Motorcycle Contributed by Individual
  39. Prince Rupert Bit Prince Rupert Bit Contributed by Museum
  40. Sword from Charge of Light Brigade Sword from Charge of Light Brigade Contributed by Museum
  41. Rabbit Trap Rabbit Trap Contributed by Museum
  42. Cabinet Cabinet Contributed by Museum
  43. Christening box Christening box Contributed by Individual
  44. The Bangor Bell The Bangor Bell Contributed by Museum
  45. Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Contributed by Individual
  46. Vietnam Helmet Vietnam Helmet Contributed by Individual
  47. The toilet The toilet Contributed by Individual
  48. Wedding bells from Kayah state Wedding bells from Kayah state Contributed by Individual
  49. Mexican codex map Mexican codex map Contributed by The British Museum
  50. Surfboard Surfboard Contributed by Individual

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