List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / Silver / 1925 - 1950

  1. Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Contributed by Museum
  2. Polish Cooking Pot journeyed to Scotland Polish Cooking Pot journeyed to Scotland Contributed by Individual
  3. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  4. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  5. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  6. Travel Communion Set Travel Communion Set Contributed by Individual
  7. A type writer for the people. A type writer for the people. Contributed by Individual
  8. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  9. Two Silver Cigarette Cases Two Silver Cigarette Cases Contributed by Individual
  10. Identity bracelet child WW2 Identity bracelet child WW2 Contributed by Individual
  11. Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Contributed by Individual
  12. 1948 London Olympics Torch 1948 London Olympics Torch Contributed by Museum
  13. German Imperial Navy Dagger from WWII German Imperial Navy Dagger from WWII Contributed by Museum
  14.   Lyons, aluminium, loose tea measure Lyons, aluminium, loose tea measure Contributed by Individual
  15. Rolls-Royce Merlin VIII Aero-Engine Rolls-Royce Merlin VIII Aero-Engine Contributed by Individual
  16. The Imjin Pistol The Imjin Pistol Contributed by Individual
  17. Grandad's World War II Medals Grandad's World War II Medals Contributed by Individual
  18. Boatswain's Call Boatswain's Call Contributed by Individual
  19. A Kukri Knife A Kukri Knife Contributed by Individual
  20. Stip Master 35mm Projector Stip Master 35mm Projector Contributed by Individual
  21. World War II medals - Olivia  Little World War II medals - Olivia Little Contributed by Individual
  22. Butter Knife Butter Knife Contributed by Individual
  23. Ashtray Ashtray Contributed by Individual
  24. Jet engine designed by Frank Whittle Jet engine designed by Frank Whittle Contributed by Individual
  25. Mill Bell Mill Bell Contributed by Museum
  26. Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Contributed by Individual
  27. Box Brownie Camera Box Brownie Camera Contributed by Museum
  28. Cake Knife Set with Sharpening Steel Cake Knife Set with Sharpening Steel Contributed by Individual
  29. Piece of Agricultural Machinery Piece of Agricultural Machinery Contributed by Individual
  30. Gas Lighter Gadget Gas Lighter Gadget Contributed by Individual
  31. Box Brownie Camera Box Brownie Camera Contributed by Individual
  32. Studio Photograph of Émigré Studio Photograph of Émigré Contributed by Individual
  33. Supreme Projector, Keystone MFG. Co. Supreme Projector, Keystone MFG. Co. Contributed by Individual
  34. Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Martyr's Well Memorial Applique Cawnpore Contributed by Individual
  35. Grandmother's diamond ring Grandmother's diamond ring Contributed by Individual
  36. A Silver Cigarette Case A Silver Cigarette Case Contributed by Individual
  37. Nazi Germany Mayors' Chainmail Nazi Germany Mayors' Chainmail Contributed by Individual
  38. 136 Squadron RAF Lapel Badge 136 Squadron RAF Lapel Badge Contributed by Individual
  39. RMS Queen Mary teaspoon RMS Queen Mary teaspoon Contributed by Individual
  40. Atom Bomb Atom Bomb Contributed by Individual
  41. Handbags Handbags Contributed by Individual
  42. Sweetheart Badges Sweetheart Badges Contributed by Individual
  43. Chinese pot Chinese pot Contributed by Individual
  44. Part of guidance vane: last UK V2 rocket Part of guidance vane: last UK V2 rocket Contributed by Individual
  45. Royal silver spoons Royal silver spoons Contributed by Individual
  46.  Anti-Semitic advert on envelope Anti-Semitic advert on envelope Contributed by Museum
  47. Art Deco etched vase Art Deco etched vase Contributed by Individual
  48. Aluminium trinket box Aluminium trinket box Contributed by Individual
  49. Barometer Barometer Contributed by Individual
  50. Two Japanese Drawings Two Japanese Drawings Contributed by Individual

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