List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

Click on the titles in the blue bar below [Location, Theme, Contributor Type, etc.] and then choose a category to see a list of objects - e.g. click Theme and then click War. (All objects have been classified by their contributor.)

You can also chose to see objects from a particular time period by clicking on the dates in the box below.

To start again and see all the objects, click this link: Start again

Colour / Silver / 1950 - 1975

  1. Transistor Radio with Earpiece Transistor Radio with Earpiece Contributed by Individual
  2. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Contributed by Individual
  3. Commemorative Newport RFC Lighter Commemorative Newport RFC Lighter Contributed by Individual
  4. A set of drawing instruments A set of drawing instruments Contributed by Individual
  5. Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Contributed by Individual
  6. Roller skates Roller skates Contributed by Individual
  7. Elizabeth II Coronation Smarties in Tin Elizabeth II Coronation Smarties in Tin Contributed by Individual
  8. Fragment of the Berlin Wall Fragment of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  9.  LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson Contributed by Individual
  10. Amharic 'feedel' (letter) Amharic 'feedel' (letter) Contributed by Individual
  11. Singer Sewing Machine Singer Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  12. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  13. Newspaper hailing Calder Hall's opening Newspaper hailing Calder Hall's opening Contributed by Museum
  14. Mark I Raleigh Chopper Bicycle Mark I Raleigh Chopper Bicycle Contributed by Museum
  15. Marx Mechanical Toy Train (1950s) Marx Mechanical Toy Train (1950s) Contributed by Individual
  16. Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Sash Window, Building of Bath Collection Contributed by Individual
  17. A 1960's Savings Bank A 1960's Savings Bank Contributed by Individual
  18. Silver band cornet Silver band cornet Contributed by Museum
  19. The Vickers Vimy The Vickers Vimy Contributed by Museum
  20. Cockcroft-Walton voltage multiplier Cockcroft-Walton voltage multiplier Contributed by Museum
  21. Typewriter Typewriter Contributed by Individual
  22. Yashica 35W camera Yashica 35W camera Contributed by Individual
  23. Britain's First Decimal Coins Britain's First Decimal Coins Contributed by Individual
  24. High Tech and Low Tech High Tech and Low Tech Contributed by Individual
  25. USA Presidential Election Cufflinks USA Presidential Election Cufflinks Contributed by Individual
  26. 1958 father's silver cup, fishing prize 1958 father's silver cup, fishing prize Contributed by Individual
  27. ACME Thunderer Whistle ACME Thunderer Whistle Contributed by Individual
  28. Coronation Lightbulb Coronation Lightbulb Contributed by Individual
  29. Union Bank of Scotland savings box Union Bank of Scotland savings box Contributed by Individual
  30. Myford lathe Myford lathe Contributed by Individual
  31. Matthew Biggs' Mattock Matthew Biggs' Mattock Contributed by Individual
  32. Winston Churchill statuette Winston Churchill statuette Contributed by Individual
  33. the transistor the transistor Contributed by Individual
  34. Small Bore Rifle Shooting Awards Small Bore Rifle Shooting Awards Contributed by Individual
  35. Lamp Base Lamp Base Contributed by Individual
  36. Bronze Sculpture by Eduardo Paolozzi Bronze Sculpture by Eduardo Paolozzi Contributed by Museum
  37. Short mercury delay tube Short mercury delay tube Contributed by Individual
  38. Rolls razor Rolls razor Contributed by Individual
  39. Commemorative lighter Commemorative lighter Contributed by Individual
  40. Miniature camera Miniature camera Contributed by Individual
  41. Pocket Power Station Pocket Power Station Contributed by Museum
  42. Coronation Cigarette Box Coronation Cigarette Box Contributed by Individual
  43. Dalek Mould Dalek Mould Contributed by Individual
  44. Watercolour of Television Centre Watercolour of Television Centre Contributed by Individual
  45. Bakelite Bush Television Set Bakelite Bush Television Set Contributed by Individual
  46. First BBC Logo First BBC Logo Contributed by Individual
  47. Slide ruler Slide ruler Contributed by Individual
  48. Duraflex camera Duraflex camera Contributed by Individual
  49. 3D Camera 3D Camera Contributed by Individual
  50. Philips Stella 22RB212/22Z Philips Stella 22RB212/22Z Contributed by Individual

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.