List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / Black / 1925 - 1950

  1. YZ bird matchstriker YZ bird matchstriker Contributed by Individual
  2. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  3. Royal typewriter Royal typewriter Contributed by Individual
  4. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  5. Marmalade cutter Marmalade cutter Contributed by Individual
  6. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  7. A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  8. Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  9. Eritrean Pipe Eritrean Pipe Contributed by Individual
  10. Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Contributed by Individual
  11. A type writer for the people. A type writer for the people. Contributed by Individual
  12. Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Contributed by Individual
  13. Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Contributed by Museum
  14. A.R.P First Aid Kit A.R.P First Aid Kit Contributed by Individual
  15. Replica Of Newcomen Atmospheric Engine Replica Of Newcomen Atmospheric Engine Contributed by Individual
  16. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  17. Toy steam engines Toy steam engines Contributed by Individual
  18. Jack Foggo trip to America 1928 age 14 Jack Foggo trip to America 1928 age 14 Contributed by Individual
  19. World War 2 Mobile VAD badge World War 2 Mobile VAD badge Contributed by Individual
  20. Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Contributed by Individual
  21. Goblin teasmade Goblin teasmade Contributed by Individual
  22. Padstow's Obby Oss Padstow's Obby Oss Contributed by Museum
  23. Velcro Fastener Velcro Fastener Contributed by Individual
  24. Cat's Eyes Cat's Eyes Contributed by Museum
  25. The 1944 Escape Boot The 1944 Escape Boot Contributed by Museum
  26. Rolls-Royce Merlin VIII Aero-Engine Rolls-Royce Merlin VIII Aero-Engine Contributed by Individual
  27. Good Shepherd plaque Good Shepherd plaque Contributed by Museum
  28. Cartoon of St Nazaire Raid Cartoon of St Nazaire Raid Contributed by Museum
  29. The Imjin Pistol The Imjin Pistol Contributed by Individual
  30. Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Contributed by Museum
  31. Oliver Philpot's Compass Oliver Philpot's Compass Contributed by Museum
  32. Enigma machine Enigma machine Contributed by Museum
  33. Gas Mask Gas Mask Contributed by Individual
  34. Carbon paper for typewriters Carbon paper for typewriters Contributed by Individual
  35. Gas mask from Coventry Blitz Gas mask from Coventry Blitz Contributed by Individual
  36. A.R.P.box A.R.P.box Contributed by Individual
  37. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  38. Signed Japanese Flag Signed Japanese Flag Contributed by Individual
  39. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  40. The Roubaix Drum The Roubaix Drum Contributed by Museum
  41. No 2 Folding Autographic Brownie Camera No 2 Folding Autographic Brownie Camera Contributed by Individual
  42. postcard postcard Contributed by Individual
  43. Automobile book Automobile book Contributed by Individual
  44. rolling rule from cruiser Prinz Eugen rolling rule from cruiser Prinz Eugen Contributed by Individual
  45. World War Two Gas Mask World War Two Gas Mask Contributed by Individual
  46. Windscreen projector (head up display) Windscreen projector (head up display) Contributed by Individual
  47. Direct link with D Day Direct link with D Day Contributed by Individual
  48.  Handbook of Brit Birds : Harry Witherby Handbook of Brit Birds : Harry Witherby Contributed by Individual
  49. Box of Coty face powder Box of Coty face powder Contributed by Individual
  50. The start of television broadcasting The start of television broadcasting Contributed by Individual

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