List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Size / Medium / 1700 - 1800

  1. Shillelagh owned by Daniel O'Connell Shillelagh owned by Daniel O'Connell Contributed by Individual
  2. Edward Austen (Knight) Silk Suit Edward Austen (Knight) Silk Suit Contributed by Museum
  3. Sir Robert Peel's cradle Sir Robert Peel's cradle Contributed by Museum
  4. Bust of Horatio Nelson, Beckford's Tower Bust of Horatio Nelson, Beckford's Tower Contributed by Individual
  5. Court Dress,The Fashion Museum Court Dress,The Fashion Museum Contributed by Individual
  6. Unique example of Charles Wesley's hymns Unique example of Charles Wesley's hymns Contributed by Museum
  7. HMS 'Anson' beam support HMS 'Anson' beam support Contributed by Museum
  8. Smuggler's sword Smuggler's sword Contributed by Museum
  9. Dolly Pentreath Dolly Pentreath Contributed by Museum
  10. Trewithen mirror Trewithen mirror Contributed by Museum
  11. Silver tea-pot made in Banff Silver tea-pot made in Banff Contributed by Museum
  12. Silver Swan Silver Swan Contributed by Museum
  13. A Dictionary of the English Language A Dictionary of the English Language Contributed by Museum
  14. Printing Frame Printing Frame Contributed by Individual
  15. Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Contributed by Individual
  16. Portrait of Alexander Pope Portrait of Alexander Pope Contributed by Individual
  17. Apprentice's Indenture, 1797 Apprentice's Indenture, 1797 Contributed by Individual
  18. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  19. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  20. Mercury Stick Barometer Mercury Stick Barometer Contributed by Individual
  21. Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Coral imprint of Endeavour's canons Contributed by Individual
  22. Columns from Nelson's Victory Columns from Nelson's Victory Contributed by Individual
  23. Carved Wooden Bible Box dated 1702 Carved Wooden Bible Box dated 1702 Contributed by Museum
  24. Spinning Wheel Spinning Wheel Contributed by Museum
  25. “Grand Canal� oil painting “Grand Canal� oil painting Contributed by Museum
  26. Trompe l’Oeil, Letter Rack Trompe l’Oeil, Letter Rack Contributed by Museum
  27. An early Compound Microscope An early Compound Microscope Contributed by Museum
  28. Amherst's Flag Amherst's Flag Contributed by Museum
  29. Metal puppet Metal puppet Contributed by Individual
  30. Girandole Girandole Contributed by Museum
  31. A Prospect of Temple Newsam A Prospect of Temple Newsam Contributed by Museum
  32. Painting of Severnside South by E Abbot Painting of Severnside South by E Abbot Contributed by Museum
  33. Child's stick chair Child's stick chair Contributed by Individual
  34. Jury Ballot Box Jury Ballot Box Contributed by Museum
  35. Table Table Contributed by Individual
  36. Pembroke table Pembroke table Contributed by Individual
  37. Strait jacket Strait jacket Contributed by Museum
  38. Aeolian Harp Aeolian Harp Contributed by Museum
  39. Stone Acorn from Parapet of the Circus Stone Acorn from Parapet of the Circus Contributed by Museum
  40. Targe, 18th c. Scottish Targe, 18th c. Scottish Contributed by Individual
  41. Targe, 18th c. Scottish Targe, 18th c. Scottish Contributed by Individual
  42. Targe, 18th c. Scottish Targe, 18th c. Scottish Contributed by Individual
  43. Targe, 18th c. Scottish Targe, 18th c. Scottish Contributed by Individual
  44. Sir Henry Slingsby's Shirt Sir Henry Slingsby's Shirt Contributed by Museum
  45. The Triple Harp The Triple Harp Contributed by Museum
  46. Rotary Disc Quern Rotary Disc Quern Contributed by Museum
  47. Georgian chair Georgian chair Contributed by Individual
  48. A viameter or measuring wheel A viameter or measuring wheel Contributed by Museum
  49. Arkwright spinning frame Arkwright spinning frame Contributed by Museum
  50. Glass Armonica Glass Armonica Contributed by Museum

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