List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Selby Swing Bridge Cog Wheels Contributed by Individual
  2. Holy Bible given as a gift in Iraq, 1916 Holy Bible given as a gift in Iraq, 1916 Contributed by Individual
  3. WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron Contributed by Individual
  4. Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Contributed by Individual
  5. The Treadle Sewing Machine The Treadle Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  6. A tiny metal spade A tiny metal spade Contributed by Individual
  7. A piece of a computer A piece of a computer Contributed by Individual
  8. Anne Swithinbank's Book about Kew Anne Swithinbank's Book about Kew Contributed by Individual
  9. Russian  revolutionary plate Russian revolutionary plate Contributed by The British Museum
  10. A Wooden Horse and Cart A Wooden Horse and Cart Contributed by Individual
  11. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  12. The mechanical galleon The mechanical galleon Contributed by The British Museum
  13. Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Durer's 'Rhinoceros' Contributed by The British Museum
  14. Ming banknote Ming banknote Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Small porcelain figure of dog Small porcelain figure of dog Contributed by Individual
  16. A Japanese Soldier's Death Drawing A Japanese Soldier's Death Drawing Contributed by Individual
  17. Copy of The Armagh Guardian, 1891 Copy of The Armagh Guardian, 1891 Contributed by Individual
  18. Statute of an Eastern Warrior Statute of an Eastern Warrior Contributed by Individual
  19. Photos of Ronnie Kray and Lord Boothby Photos of Ronnie Kray and Lord Boothby Contributed by Individual
  20. Black Out! card game Black Out! card game Contributed by Museum
  21. Gunsight Gunsight Contributed by Individual
  22. Album of illustrations Album of illustrations Contributed by Individual
  23. Etching by Dickens Etching by Dickens Contributed by Individual
  24. Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Contributed by Individual
  25. St John's Ambulance history St John's Ambulance history Contributed by Individual
  26. A 2001 Lenticular A 2001 Lenticular Contributed by Individual
  27. Duke of Wellington's blotter Duke of Wellington's blotter Contributed by Individual
  28. Dice machine Dice machine Contributed by Individual
  29. Handbags Handbags Contributed by Individual
  30. a stone age thumbnail scraper a stone age thumbnail scraper Contributed by Individual
  31. Army trunk from 2nd World War & bush hat Army trunk from 2nd World War & bush hat Contributed by Individual
  32. Postcards Postcards Contributed by Individual
  33. Senegalese dagger and sheath Senegalese dagger and sheath Contributed by Individual
  34. Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Contributed by Individual
  35. Royal horse racing trophy Royal horse racing trophy Contributed by Individual
  36. The Barnsbury Book of Hints and Maxims The Barnsbury Book of Hints and Maxims Contributed by Museum
  37. Part of guidance vane: last UK V2 rocket Part of guidance vane: last UK V2 rocket Contributed by Individual
  38. Diogenes Laertius incunable [book] Diogenes Laertius incunable [book] Contributed by Individual
  39. Traditional Guernsey bonnet Traditional Guernsey bonnet Contributed by Museum
  40. Bone model of French frigate Bone model of French frigate Contributed by Museum
  41. Thames Tunnel model Thames Tunnel model Contributed by Museum
  42. Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Contributed by Individual
  43. Iron cannonball found in a loft Iron cannonball found in a loft Contributed by Individual
  44. Bradford by Jowett Bradford by Jowett Contributed by Individual
  45. Ink wells Ink wells Contributed by Individual
  46. Frying pan lid Frying pan lid Contributed by Individual
  47. Humprhy Davy's miners' safety lamp Humprhy Davy's miners' safety lamp Contributed by Museum
  48. Blackboard with  writing from the war Blackboard with writing from the war Contributed by Individual
  49. Early Subbuteo figure Early Subbuteo figure Contributed by Museum
  50. Doll Doll Contributed by Museum

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