List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Victorian Anchor Trials Victorian Anchor Trials Contributed by Museum
  2. The Vickers Vimy The Vickers Vimy Contributed by Museum
  3. Robins’ demonstration ballistic pendulum Robins’ demonstration ballistic pendulum Contributed by Museum
  4. A Middle Palaeolithic Flint Handaxe A Middle Palaeolithic Flint Handaxe Contributed by Museum
  5. Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Contributed by Museum
  6. Moule's Mechanical Dry Earth Closet Moule's Mechanical Dry Earth Closet Contributed by Museum
  7. Roman jug with decorated handle Roman jug with decorated handle Contributed by Museum
  8. Necklaces  from a Karen refugee camp Necklaces from a Karen refugee camp Contributed by Museum
  9. The Handyside Postbox The Handyside Postbox Contributed by Museum
  10. One of the First Electric Light Bulbs One of the First Electric Light Bulbs Contributed by Museum
  11. Oliver Philpot's Compass Oliver Philpot's Compass Contributed by Museum
  12. Enigma machine Enigma machine Contributed by Museum
  13. Typewriter Typewriter Contributed by Individual
  14. Gas Mask Gas Mask Contributed by Individual
  15. Reformation centenary broadsheet Reformation centenary broadsheet Contributed by The British Museum
  16. Carbon paper for typewriters Carbon paper for typewriters Contributed by Individual
  17. The Levi Strauss Trophy The Levi Strauss Trophy Contributed by Museum
  18. Victor Hugo's writing table Victor Hugo's writing table Contributed by Museum
  19. Evo-Stik Evo-Stik Contributed by Museum
  20. Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Contributed by The British Museum
  21. Bobbinet lace machine, no. 136 Bobbinet lace machine, no. 136 Contributed by Museum
  22. Kali dancing on Shiva Kali dancing on Shiva Contributed by Museum
  23. Gas mask from Coventry Blitz Gas mask from Coventry Blitz Contributed by Individual
  24. Credit Card Credit Card Contributed by Individual
  25. A Holy Bible A Holy Bible Contributed by Individual
  26. A cassette of Nigerian music A cassette of Nigerian music Contributed by Individual
  27. old fashioned telephone old fashioned telephone Contributed by Individual
  28. A vinyl record A vinyl record Contributed by Individual
  29. Letter about Dad's organ donations Letter about Dad's organ donations Contributed by Individual
  30. Set of World War 1 Christmas Cards Set of World War 1 Christmas Cards Contributed by Individual
  31. Naval cap bands Naval cap bands Contributed by Individual
  32. The 1903  train plate The 1903 train plate Contributed by Individual
  33. A.R.P.box A.R.P.box Contributed by Individual
  34. Changing Technology Changing Technology Contributed by Individual
  35. Mao Zedong's Little Red Book in Chinese Mao Zedong's Little Red Book in Chinese Contributed by Individual
  36. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  37. Yashica 35W camera Yashica 35W camera Contributed by Individual
  38. Victorian Hat box and top hats Victorian Hat box and top hats Contributed by Individual
  39. The camera The camera Contributed by Individual
  40. A Manaus oar A Manaus oar Contributed by Individual
  41. Signed Japanese Flag Signed Japanese Flag Contributed by Individual
  42. An Invitation to the Funeral of Nelson An Invitation to the Funeral of Nelson Contributed by Individual
  43. Printing Frame Printing Frame Contributed by Individual
  44. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  45. Isle of Man Sword of State Isle of Man Sword of State Contributed by Museum
  46. The Roubaix Drum The Roubaix Drum Contributed by Museum
  47. Trevithick Locomotive Replica Model Trevithick Locomotive Replica Model Contributed by Museum
  48. Italian sugar bag Italian sugar bag Contributed by Museum
  49. No 2 Folding Autographic Brownie Camera No 2 Folding Autographic Brownie Camera Contributed by Individual
  50. postcard postcard Contributed by Individual

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