List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / Red / 1700 - 1800

  1. Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Contributed by Individual
  2. 'Birds-eye view' of Whitehaven 'Birds-eye view' of Whitehaven Contributed by Museum
  3. Hogarth's signature and wax seal Hogarth's signature and wax seal Contributed by Individual
  4. Hawaiian feather helmet Hawaiian feather helmet Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  6. Necklace Beads of African Slaves 17-18th Necklace Beads of African Slaves 17-18th Contributed by Individual
  7. A decorated Dower Chest (1754) A decorated Dower Chest (1754) Contributed by Museum
  8. Mug Mug Contributed by Individual
  9. Grundisburgh Smithy Grundisburgh Smithy Contributed by Museum
  10. An early Compound Microscope An early Compound Microscope Contributed by Museum
  11. Amherst's Flag Amherst's Flag Contributed by Museum
  12. Hinton House Bed Hinton House Bed Contributed by Museum
  13. A Prospect of Temple Newsam A Prospect of Temple Newsam Contributed by Museum
  14. Saucer Saucer Contributed by Individual
  15. Stained Glass Stained Glass Contributed by Museum
  16. Picture of John Stewart Picture of John Stewart Contributed by Individual
  17. Portrait of Captain Thomas Coram Portrait of Captain Thomas Coram Contributed by Museum
  18. Two Cups and Saucers Two Cups and Saucers Contributed by Individual
  19. Inro and Netsuke Inro and Netsuke Contributed by Museum
  20. Joseph Wright's Orrery Joseph Wright's Orrery Contributed by Museum
  21. The Mari Lwyd The Mari Lwyd Contributed by Museum
  22. Beilby Glass Goblet Beilby Glass Goblet Contributed by Museum
  23. Georgian Necklace Georgian Necklace Contributed by Individual
  24. 18th C Grenadier's Mitre 18th C Grenadier's Mitre Contributed by Museum
  25. Ransomes Plough Ransomes Plough Contributed by Museum
  26. SAMPLER 1774. Work by Ann Turner (Wedge) SAMPLER 1774. Work by Ann Turner (Wedge) Contributed by Individual
  27. World's first printed Valentine's Card World's first printed Valentine's Card Contributed by Museum
  28. The Cuming Museum Cree Dolls The Cuming Museum Cree Dolls Contributed by Museum

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