List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. Hokusai's 'The Great Wave' Hokusai's 'The Great Wave' Contributed by The British Museum
  2. Kakiemon elephants Kakiemon elephants Contributed by The British Museum
  3. The Electric Car The Electric Car Contributed by Individual
  4. Pin Cushion -Cabinet of Curiosities Pin Cushion -Cabinet of Curiosities Contributed by Museum
  5. Enamel butterfly-Cabinet of Curiosities Enamel butterfly-Cabinet of Curiosities Contributed by Museum
  6. Austrian chateleine Austrian chateleine Contributed by Individual
  7. Collection of family objects Collection of family objects Contributed by Individual
  8. Ruskin pottery brooch Ruskin pottery brooch Contributed by Individual
  9. Traditional Guernsey summer smock Traditional Guernsey summer smock Contributed by Museum
  10. Roman window from Scotland Roman window from Scotland Contributed by Museum
  11. Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Contributed by Individual
  12. Taj Mahal Tapestry Taj Mahal Tapestry Contributed by Individual
  13. Old Chinese Talismen Old Chinese Talismen Contributed by Individual
  14.  Anti-Semitic advert on envelope Anti-Semitic advert on envelope Contributed by Museum
  15. Painting of Percy Dews Painting of Percy Dews Contributed by Individual
  16. Japanese metal inlaid box Japanese metal inlaid box Contributed by Individual
  17. Advertising poster Advertising poster Contributed by Individual
  18. Cloisonne Floor Vase Cloisonne Floor Vase Contributed by Museum
  19. Ceramic dish Ceramic dish Contributed by Individual
  20. Two Drawings Two Drawings Contributed by Individual
  21. Qing Jiaqing vase Qing Jiaqing vase Contributed by Museum
  22. Moon flask Moon flask Contributed by Individual
  23. Miniature paintings Miniature paintings Contributed by Individual
  24. Watercolours Watercolours Contributed by Individual
  25. Mabel Lucie Attwell cards Mabel Lucie Attwell cards Contributed by Individual
  26. Jane Austen novels Jane Austen novels Contributed by Individual
  27. Clock end ornament Clock end ornament Contributed by Individual
  28. Painting in panel Painting in panel Contributed by Individual
  29. Sewing kit in leather case Sewing kit in leather case Contributed by Individual
  30. Marriage fan Marriage fan Contributed by Individual
  31. WW1 Map of Europe WW1 Map of Europe Contributed by Individual
  32. Articulated doll Articulated doll Contributed by Individual
  33. Cigarette cards Cigarette cards Contributed by Individual
  34. Congress For Peace - Vienna 1952 [Book] Congress For Peace - Vienna 1952 [Book] Contributed by Individual
  35. New Lanark, Scotland print c.1830 New Lanark, Scotland print c.1830 Contributed by Museum
  36. Painting of Severnside South by E Abbot Painting of Severnside South by E Abbot Contributed by Museum
  37. The David Vases The David Vases Contributed by The British Museum
  38. Sheldon Tapestry: Judith & Holofernes Sheldon Tapestry: Judith & Holofernes Contributed by Museum
  39. Lithographs of Chatsworth Lithographs of Chatsworth Contributed by Individual
  40. Watercolour of Blackeney Point Watercolour of Blackeney Point Contributed by Individual
  41. Watercolour Watercolour Contributed by Individual
  42. Shepherd and shepherdess Shepherd and shepherdess Contributed by Individual
  43. Trinket dishes Trinket dishes Contributed by Individual
  44. Biscuit barrel Biscuit barrel Contributed by Individual
  45. Japanese coffee set Japanese coffee set Contributed by Individual
  46. Silver and enamel box Silver and enamel box Contributed by Individual
  47. Clarion Ramblers handbooks Clarion Ramblers handbooks Contributed by Individual
  48. Glass vase Glass vase Contributed by Individual
  49. Ornament Ornament Contributed by Individual
  50. Italian painting Italian painting Contributed by Individual

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