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.)

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Culture / The Modern World

  1. Portable Typewriter Portable Typewriter Contributed by Individual
  2. Letter to home from Australia Letter to home from Australia Contributed by Individual
  3. Alcoholics Anonymous Badge Alcoholics Anonymous Badge Contributed by Individual
  4. BBC TV Cookery Club Winning Recipe BBC TV Cookery Club Winning Recipe Contributed by Individual
  5. Main Cookery Book Main Cookery Book Contributed by Individual
  6. Coronation Lightbulb Coronation Lightbulb Contributed by Individual
  7. Ivory Tusk from Siam Ivory Tusk from Siam Contributed by Individual
  8. Christmas & Birthday Card Album Christmas & Birthday Card Album Contributed by Individual
  9. Alabaster Figurine Alabaster Figurine Contributed by Individual
  10. Royal Cigarettes from Yugoslavia Royal Cigarettes from Yugoslavia Contributed by Individual
  11. Coin Catcher Coin Catcher Contributed by Individual
  12. Quantum Pocket - by Elizabeth Fritsch Quantum Pocket - by Elizabeth Fritsch Contributed by Individual
  13. HMS Victory centenary medal 1905 HMS Victory centenary medal 1905 Contributed by Individual
  14. HMS Victory centeniary medal 1905 HMS Victory centeniary medal 1905 Contributed by Individual
  15. Door handle from Checkpoint Charlie Door handle from Checkpoint Charlie Contributed by Individual
  16. Soviet 'peace dollar' Soviet 'peace dollar' Contributed by Individual
  17. a knitted teddy bear a knitted teddy bear Contributed by Individual
  18. A Business Card A Business Card Contributed by Individual
  19. Poster of Portugese Revolution 25.4.74 Poster of Portugese Revolution 25.4.74 Contributed by Individual
  20. WWI and II Pictures and Postcard Album WWI and II Pictures and Postcard Album Contributed by Individual
  21. Union Bank of Scotland savings box Union Bank of Scotland savings box Contributed by Individual
  22. Bionic Hand Bionic Hand Contributed by Museum
  23. Throne of Weapons Throne of Weapons Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Nazi Germany Mayors' Chainmail Nazi Germany Mayors' Chainmail Contributed by Individual
  25. Parchment letter of farewell Parchment letter of farewell Contributed by Individual
  26. WW1 Dead Man's Penny WW1 Dead Man's Penny Contributed by Individual
  27. The Dorchester Hotel's cutlery The Dorchester Hotel's cutlery Contributed by Individual
  28. Ivory Pen & Letter Opener Ivory Pen & Letter Opener Contributed by Individual
  29. Holiday photo album Holiday photo album Contributed by Individual
  30. Ivory Pieces from Trinidad Ivory Pieces from Trinidad Contributed by Individual
  31. grandmother clock grandmother clock Contributed by Individual
  32. Cigarette case - Countess Temple 1915 Cigarette case - Countess Temple 1915 Contributed by Individual
  33. Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Contributed by Individual
  34. Walking stick handle Walking stick handle Contributed by Individual
  35. Interacting with the World Wide Web Interacting with the World Wide Web Contributed by Individual
  36. Holy Bible given as a gift in Iraq, 1916 Holy Bible given as a gift in Iraq, 1916 Contributed by Individual
  37. Great War Cigarette Tin Great War Cigarette Tin Contributed by Individual
  38. WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron WW2 Radar CV56 Magnetron Contributed by Individual
  39. Myford lathe Myford lathe Contributed by Individual
  40. Apartheid Pass Book Apartheid Pass Book Contributed by Individual
  41. 136 Squadron RAF Lapel Badge 136 Squadron RAF Lapel Badge Contributed by Individual
  42. WW2 Military Compass WW2 Military Compass Contributed by Individual
  43. Murphy Radio Murphy Radio Contributed by Individual
  44. Baby Shoes Baby Shoes Contributed by Individual
  45. Oil sketch portrait by Marjorie Brend Oil sketch portrait by Marjorie Brend Contributed by Individual
  46. Capitol stock certificate Capitol stock certificate Contributed by Individual
  47. engraved Hamilton pocket watch engraved Hamilton pocket watch Contributed by Individual
  48. A tiny metal spade A tiny metal spade Contributed by Individual
  49. A piece of a computer A piece of a computer Contributed by Individual
  50. 30s O/S 1 InchMap Ellis Martin cover art 30s O/S 1 InchMap Ellis Martin cover art Contributed by Individual

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