List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

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Size / Large / 1700 - 1800

  1. Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Contributed by Individual
  2. Queen Square Balustrade - BOBC Queen Square Balustrade - BOBC Contributed by Individual
  3. Thomas Clarkson's Travelling Chest Thomas Clarkson's Travelling Chest Contributed by Museum
  4. 'Birds-eye view' of Whitehaven 'Birds-eye view' of Whitehaven Contributed by Museum
  5. North American buckskin map North American buckskin map Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Holidaymakers on Scarboro' Beach 1770(c) Holidaymakers on Scarboro' Beach 1770(c) Contributed by Museum
  7. Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Contributed by Individual
  8. A decorated Dower Chest (1754) A decorated Dower Chest (1754) Contributed by Museum
  9. Blackstone Chair, University of Glasgow Blackstone Chair, University of Glasgow Contributed by Museum
  10. Model of the Newcomen Engine Model of the Newcomen Engine Contributed by Museum
  11. Longcase clock made by John Lacy Longcase clock made by John Lacy Contributed by Museum
  12. 18th century outdoor kitchen stove 18th century outdoor kitchen stove Contributed by Museum
  13. Stained Glass Stained Glass Contributed by Museum
  14. Sedan Chair Sedan Chair Contributed by Museum
  15. The Diana and Minerva Commode The Diana and Minerva Commode Contributed by Individual
  16. The Chilcarroch Plough The Chilcarroch Plough Contributed by Museum
  17. Fire engine Fire engine Contributed by Museum
  18. 18th Century Clothing 18th Century Clothing Contributed by Museum
  19. The Rawlinson Bookcase The Rawlinson Bookcase Contributed by Museum
  20. Stone-lined Bread Oven Stone-lined Bread Oven Contributed by Museum
  21. 'Chamber Horse' or Exercise Chair 'Chamber Horse' or Exercise Chair Contributed by Museum
  22. Joseph Wright's Orrery Joseph Wright's Orrery Contributed by Museum
  23. Bath Chair Bath Chair Contributed by Museum
  24. Grand Pianoforte by William Rolfe Grand Pianoforte by William Rolfe Contributed by Museum
  25. Copper sheet from HMS Victory Copper sheet from HMS Victory Contributed by Museum
  26. Watkin Williams-Wynn in Rome, by Batoni Watkin Williams-Wynn in Rome, by Batoni Contributed by Museum
  27. John Wilkinson's cannon boring bar John Wilkinson's cannon boring bar Contributed by Museum
  28. Ransomes Plough Ransomes Plough Contributed by Museum
  29. Brown Bess Musket Brown Bess Musket Contributed by Individual
  30. Herschel's Telescope Herschel's Telescope Contributed by Museum

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