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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Colour / Light Brown / 4000 BC - 2000 BC

  1. Flint arrowhead Flint arrowhead Contributed by Individual
  2. Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Marcus du Sautoy's Board Game Contributed by Individual
  3. Ripple Flaked Arrowhead Ripple Flaked Arrowhead Contributed by Museum
  4. Early writing tablet Early writing tablet Contributed by The British Museum
  5. King Den's sandal label King Den's sandal label Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Standard of Ur Standard of Ur Contributed by The British Museum
  7. Flint from East Riding Flint from East Riding Contributed by Individual
  8. Cosmetic Palette Cosmetic Palette Contributed by Museum
  9. Early Bronze Age Burial pots Early Bronze Age Burial pots Contributed by Museum
  10. Polished neolithic stone axe head Polished neolithic stone axe head Contributed by Individual
  11. Westray Stone Westray Stone Contributed by Museum
  12. neolithic flint point neolithic flint point Contributed by Individual
  13. Flint Arrowhead (Pt.2 of 2) Flint Arrowhead (Pt.2 of 2) Contributed by Individual

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