List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Culture / African Cultures / 1800 - 1900

  1. Shaka Zulu warrior's armband Shaka Zulu warrior's armband Contributed by Individual
  2. Head of an oba (king) sculpted in bronze Head of an oba (king) sculpted in bronze Contributed by Museum
  3. Salt blocks used as currency Salt blocks used as currency Contributed by Museum
  4. Sudanese slit drum Sudanese slit drum Contributed by The British Museum
  5. Lace-bark slippers from Jamaica Lace-bark slippers from Jamaica Contributed by Museum
  6. General  Gordon's ring made from a coin General Gordon's ring made from a coin Contributed by Individual
  7. General  Gordon's ring made from a coin General Gordon's ring made from a coin Contributed by Individual
  8. Yoruba Diviners Sash Yoruba Diviners Sash Contributed by Individual
  9. African Necklace African Necklace Contributed by Individual
  10. An African sword An African sword Contributed by Individual
  11. Fanti Fertility Doll Fanti Fertility Doll Contributed by Museum
  12. Manilla Manilla Contributed by Individual
  13. Carving by an African sailor in the Navy Carving by an African sailor in the Navy Contributed by Museum
  14. Funeral Boat made of dark animal skin Funeral Boat made of dark animal skin Contributed by Individual