List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / Gold / 1700 - 1800

  1. Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Bonnie Prince Charlie's Silver Canteen Contributed by Museum
  2. Gold repousée pocket watch with chime Gold repousée pocket watch with chime Contributed by Museum
  3. Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Contributed by Individual
  4. HMS 'Anson' beam support HMS 'Anson' beam support Contributed by Museum
  5. Smuggler's sword Smuggler's sword Contributed by Museum
  6. Belling's clock Belling's clock Contributed by Museum
  7. Trewithen mirror Trewithen mirror Contributed by Museum
  8. Octagonal compass sundial Octagonal compass sundial Contributed by Museum
  9. A Dictionary of the English Language A Dictionary of the English Language Contributed by Museum
  10. Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Louis XVI Coin - 2 sols Contributed by Individual
  11. Mir Sayyad's dagger Mir Sayyad's dagger Contributed by Museum
  12. Cup and Saucer Cup and Saucer Contributed by Individual
  13. Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Silk Sampler by a nine year old girl Contributed by Individual
  14. Shadow puppet of Bima Shadow puppet of Bima Contributed by The British Museum
  15. Snuff Box Snuff Box Contributed by Individual
  16. Trade Bangle from West Africa Trade Bangle from West Africa Contributed by Individual
  17. Hinton House Bed Hinton House Bed Contributed by Museum
  18. Girandole Girandole Contributed by Museum
  19. Pinxton cup and saucer Pinxton cup and saucer Contributed by Individual
  20. Half penny cart wheel coin Half penny cart wheel coin Contributed by Individual
  21. Longcase clock made by John Lacy Longcase clock made by John Lacy Contributed by Museum
  22. A Burgess's Oath Document A Burgess's Oath Document Contributed by Individual
  23. Jury Ballot Box Jury Ballot Box Contributed by Museum
  24. Saucer Saucer Contributed by Individual
  25. Strait jacket Strait jacket Contributed by Museum
  26. Stone Acorn from Parapet of the Circus Stone Acorn from Parapet of the Circus Contributed by Museum
  27. The Chinese Wallpaper The Chinese Wallpaper Contributed by Individual
  28. A Doorknob from St Martin-in-the-Fields A Doorknob from St Martin-in-the-Fields Contributed by Individual
  29. Antique casket chocolate box Antique casket chocolate box Contributed by Individual
  30. George III bowl George III bowl Contributed by Individual
  31. The County Hall Finds The County Hall Finds Contributed by Individual
  32. Two Cups and Saucers Two Cups and Saucers Contributed by Individual
  33. Randall Burroughes' journal Randall Burroughes' journal Contributed by Individual
  34. Masonic Mourning Ring Masonic Mourning Ring Contributed by Individual
  35. Pocket Watch from 1769 Pocket Watch from 1769 Contributed by Individual
  36. Blossom's Horn: Jenner's Inspiration Blossom's Horn: Jenner's Inspiration Contributed by Museum
  37. Harrison precision pendulum-clock No. 2 Harrison precision pendulum-clock No. 2 Contributed by Museum
  38. Erasmus Darwin's Microscope Erasmus Darwin's Microscope Contributed by Museum
  39. Slave Beads, West Coast of Africa, 1780s Slave Beads, West Coast of Africa, 1780s Contributed by Museum
  40. Robert Burns cravat pin Robert Burns cravat pin Contributed by Museum
  41. John Nevin's sword John Nevin's sword Contributed by Museum
  42. First known  survey of land in Brighton First known survey of land in Brighton Contributed by Individual
  43. The Wycombe Pitt Chair The Wycombe Pitt Chair Contributed by Museum
  44. Master Mariner William Crass portrait Master Mariner William Crass portrait Contributed by Individual
  45. Dorothy Vener Nee Dunster's Clay Dollies Dorothy Vener Nee Dunster's Clay Dollies Contributed by Individual
  46. Beilby Glass Goblet Beilby Glass Goblet Contributed by Museum
  47. Chinese astronomical clock Chinese astronomical clock Contributed by Museum
  48. Arkwright's Water Frame spinning machine Arkwright's Water Frame spinning machine Contributed by Museum
  49. SAMPLER 1774. Work by Ann Turner (Wedge) SAMPLER 1774. Work by Ann Turner (Wedge) Contributed by Individual
  50. Calendar Medal for 1794 Calendar Medal for 1794 Contributed by Individual

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