List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / Light Blue / 1800 - 1900

  1. Californian tin stamps Californian tin stamps Contributed by Museum
  2. Dock dung Dock dung Contributed by Museum
  3. Spratt's diary Spratt's diary Contributed by Museum
  4. Fisherwoman on a beach Fisherwoman on a beach Contributed by Museum
  5. Tea treat china Tea treat china Contributed by Museum
  6. Golding Constable's Kitchen Garden Golding Constable's Kitchen Garden Contributed by Museum
  7. Eiffel Tower Fruit Juices glass bottle Eiffel Tower Fruit Juices glass bottle Contributed by Individual
  8. Richard and Isabel Burton Richard and Isabel Burton Contributed by Individual
  9. Painting of a Guernsey Cow by D Corbet Painting of a Guernsey Cow by D Corbet Contributed by Individual
  10. Hokusai's 'The Great Wave' Hokusai's 'The Great Wave' Contributed by The British Museum
  11. Austrian chateleine Austrian chateleine Contributed by Individual
  12. Collection of family objects Collection of family objects Contributed by Individual
  13. Painting of Percy Dews Painting of Percy Dews Contributed by Individual
  14. Cloisonne Floor Vase Cloisonne Floor Vase Contributed by Museum
  15. Qing Jiaqing vase Qing Jiaqing vase Contributed by Museum
  16. Moon flask Moon flask Contributed by Individual
  17. Clock end ornament Clock end ornament Contributed by Individual
  18. Sewing kit in leather case Sewing kit in leather case Contributed by Individual
  19. Marriage fan Marriage fan Contributed by Individual
  20. New Lanark, Scotland print c.1830 New Lanark, Scotland print c.1830 Contributed by Museum
  21. Lithographs of Chatsworth Lithographs of Chatsworth Contributed by Individual
  22. Trinket dishes Trinket dishes Contributed by Individual
  23. Crimean War Medal of William Davies Crimean War Medal of William Davies Contributed by Museum
  24. Arts & Crafts pendant Arts & Crafts pendant Contributed by Individual
  25. Chinese vase (one of a pair) Chinese vase (one of a pair) Contributed by Individual
  26. P R Magazine Vols. 2, 5 & 9 P R Magazine Vols. 2, 5 & 9 Contributed by Individual
  27. Painting of boats on The Thames Painting of boats on The Thames Contributed by Individual
  28. Pair of glass slippers Pair of glass slippers Contributed by Individual
  29. Japanese stoneware Japanese stoneware Contributed by Individual
  30. Peat buckets Peat buckets Contributed by Individual
  31. Urn Urn Contributed by Individual
  32. Ceramic ornament Ceramic ornament Contributed by Individual
  33. In Verdure Clad by BW Leader In Verdure Clad by BW Leader Contributed by Museum
  34. Moulded blue glass pot lid Moulded blue glass pot lid Contributed by Individual
  35. Mark Anthony figurine Mark Anthony figurine Contributed by Individual
  36. Painting of North Wales Painting of North Wales Contributed by Individual
  37. Pair of ceramic firemen Pair of ceramic firemen Contributed by Individual
  38. Cup Cup Contributed by Individual
  39. Painting Painting Contributed by Individual
  40. Embroidered Chinese ribbon skirt Embroidered Chinese ribbon skirt Contributed by Individual
  41. Yoruba Diviners Sash Yoruba Diviners Sash Contributed by Individual
  42. Peacekeeper's truncheon Peacekeeper's truncheon Contributed by Individual
  43. Cross-stitch embroidery Cross-stitch embroidery Contributed by Individual
  44. Wine Flask Wine Flask Contributed by Individual
  45. Souvenir Milk Jug Souvenir Milk Jug Contributed by Individual
  46. A Ceramic Cheese Dish A Ceramic Cheese Dish Contributed by Individual
  47. Cartoon depicting the Peterloo Massacre Cartoon depicting the Peterloo Massacre Contributed by Museum
  48. Sewing Workbox from the 1880s Sewing Workbox from the 1880s Contributed by Individual
  49. A Snuff Box A Snuff Box Contributed by Individual
  50. South African scenes and people South African scenes and people Contributed by Individual

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