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. Grand Christmas Fete poster Grand Christmas Fete poster Contributed by Museum
  3. John Walker's Friction Light John Walker's Friction Light Contributed by Museum
  4. My Mother's Suitcase My Mother's Suitcase Contributed by Individual
  5. False Leg False Leg Contributed by Museum
  6. The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) The 'Uthman Quran (Othmanic Recension) Contributed by Individual
  7. Miners safety lamp Miners safety lamp Contributed by Individual
  8. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  9. Portion of a limestone Stelae Portion of a limestone Stelae Contributed by Museum
  10. Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Cabinet Maker's Toolkit Contributed by Individual
  11. A Faraday experimental electrical coil A Faraday experimental electrical coil Contributed by Individual
  12. Hudson's Bay Bark Letter Hudson's Bay Bark Letter Contributed by Individual
  13. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  14. 17th century pub bowls 17th century pub bowls Contributed by Individual
  15. a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 Contributed by Individual
  16. Relic from Senghenydd Mining Disaster Relic from Senghenydd Mining Disaster Contributed by Individual
  17. Little Manual of the Russian Language Little Manual of the Russian Language Contributed by Individual
  18. Eritrean Pipe Eritrean Pipe Contributed by Individual
  19. Flint arrowhead Flint arrowhead Contributed by Individual
  20. souvenir programme from changi prison souvenir programme from changi prison Contributed by Individual
  21. Brass Rabbit Brass Rabbit Contributed by Individual
  22. Travel Communion Set Travel Communion Set Contributed by Individual
  23. Shaka Zulu warrior's armband Shaka Zulu warrior's armband Contributed by Individual
  24. Autographs of the astronauts Autographs of the astronauts Contributed by Individual
  25. Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Contributed by Individual
  26. The Domesday Book The Domesday Book Contributed by Museum
  27. 1808 Adam and Eve Sampler 1808 Adam and Eve Sampler Contributed by Individual
  28. Fragment of pottery Fragment of pottery Contributed by Individual
  29. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  30. NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) Contributed by Individual
  31. Lady’s Side Saddle Lady’s Side Saddle Contributed by Individual
  32. Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Contributed by Individual
  33. Possum Skin Jacket Possum Skin Jacket Contributed by Museum
  34. Postcards from the trenches Postcards from the trenches Contributed by Individual
  35. Reckitt Advertising Posters Reckitt Advertising Posters Contributed by Individual
  36. Honorouble Discharge Certificate - WWI Honorouble Discharge Certificate - WWI Contributed by Individual
  37. Coronation Sweet Tin Coronation Sweet Tin Contributed by Individual
  38. Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Contributed by Individual
  39. Edward Austen (Knight) Silk Suit Edward Austen (Knight) Silk Suit Contributed by Museum
  40. Embroidered hessian needle case Embroidered hessian needle case Contributed by Individual
  41. Omweso mancala gaming board from Uganda Omweso mancala gaming board from Uganda Contributed by Individual
  42. Osborne1: Early portable computer Osborne1: Early portable computer Contributed by Individual
  43. El Alamein station bell El Alamein station bell Contributed by Individual
  44. Sea Leopard Brooch Sea Leopard Brooch Contributed by Museum
  45. Persian / Turkish 18k Gold Pocket Watch Persian / Turkish 18k Gold Pocket Watch Contributed by Individual
  46. Roald Dahl's BFG sandal Roald Dahl's BFG sandal Contributed by Museum
  47. A 1960's Savings Bank A 1960's Savings Bank Contributed by Individual
  48. The Vaulted Ceiling of Bath Abbey The Vaulted Ceiling of Bath Abbey Contributed by Individual
  49. Cypriot child's rattle Cypriot child's rattle Contributed by Museum
  50. Trade Token for Rothesay Cotton Mill Trade Token for Rothesay Cotton Mill Contributed by Individual

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