List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Mummy of Hornedjitef Mummy of Hornedjitef Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  3. 19th century Mexican Serape 19th century Mexican Serape Contributed by Individual
  4. EG Bates - Racing/Touring Bicycle EG Bates - Racing/Touring Bicycle Contributed by Individual
  5. The Sale of Old Dobbin The Sale of Old Dobbin Contributed by Museum
  6. The Egyptian mummy Takabuti and her case The Egyptian mummy Takabuti and her case Contributed by Museum
  7. Blanket Blanket Contributed by Individual
  8. Horse drawn hearse Horse drawn hearse Contributed by Individual
  9. 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon Contributed by Individual
  10. Tahitian mourner's costume Tahitian mourner's costume Contributed by Museum
  11. Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Contributed by Museum
  12. Napoleonic cannon Napoleonic cannon Contributed by Museum
  13. Collapsible Bicycle Collapsible Bicycle Contributed by Museum
  14. Industrial Robot Industrial Robot Contributed by Museum
  15. A Roman tombstone from Cirencester A Roman tombstone from Cirencester Contributed by Museum
  16. Padstow's Obby Oss Padstow's Obby Oss Contributed by Museum
  17. Propeller from RMS Lusitania Propeller from RMS Lusitania Contributed by Museum
  18. Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Contributed by Individual
  19. Needle Douche Needle Douche Contributed by Individual
  20. Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Contributed by Individual
  21. Sedan Chair - Assembly Rooms Sedan Chair - Assembly Rooms Contributed by Individual
  22. Queen Square Balustrade - BOBC Queen Square Balustrade - BOBC Contributed by Individual
  23. The Sultanganj Buddha The Sultanganj Buddha Contributed by Museum
  24. Bass tuba from a German marching band Bass tuba from a German marching band Contributed by Individual
  25. Printing Press Printing Press Contributed by Museum
  26. E-Type Jaguar E-Type Jaguar Contributed by Museum
  27. World War One Tank World War One Tank Contributed by Museum
  28. Sheldon Tapestry Map of Warwickshire Sheldon Tapestry Map of Warwickshire Contributed by Museum
  29. Holman silver 3 stoping drill Holman silver 3 stoping drill Contributed by Museum
  30. Bristol Boxkite Bristol Boxkite Contributed by Museum
  31. Trengrouse's Rocket Trengrouse's Rocket Contributed by Museum
  32. Edgcumbe altar frontal Edgcumbe altar frontal Contributed by Museum
  33. St Michael's Mount in cork St Michael's Mount in cork Contributed by Museum
  34. Cloam oven Cloam oven Contributed by Museum
  35. Huer's horn and bushes Huer's horn and bushes Contributed by Museum
  36. Army cradle and patchwork quilt Army cradle and patchwork quilt Contributed by Museum
  37. Female lunatic dress Female lunatic dress Contributed by Museum
  38. Along shore fisherman Along shore fisherman Contributed by Museum
  39. Cornish bricks Cornish bricks Contributed by Museum
  40. Saracen's head crest Saracen's head crest Contributed by Museum
  41. Gorsedd robes Gorsedd robes Contributed by Museum
  42. Trevithick's boiler Trevithick's boiler Contributed by Museum
  43. Airborne Lifeboat Airborne Lifeboat Contributed by Museum
  44. Murchison oil production platform model Murchison oil production platform model Contributed by Museum
  45. Tide Gauge No.5 for the River Clyde Tide Gauge No.5 for the River Clyde Contributed by Museum
  46. Robins’ demonstration ballistic pendulum Robins’ demonstration ballistic pendulum Contributed by Museum
  47. Stage from St. Peter's Church Hall Stage from St. Peter's Church Hall Contributed by Museum
  48. Rudston Charioteer Mosaic Rudston Charioteer Mosaic Contributed by Museum
  49. Thomas Clarkson's Travelling Chest Thomas Clarkson's Travelling Chest Contributed by Museum
  50. Roman inscribed gravestone from Scotland Roman inscribed gravestone from Scotland Contributed by Museum

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