List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Culture / The Modern World

  1. Huntley and Palmers Biscuit Tin Huntley and Palmers Biscuit Tin Contributed by Individual
  2. Silk nightdress made from a parachute Silk nightdress made from a parachute Contributed by Individual
  3. Teasel knife Teasel knife Contributed by Individual
  4. Pattern-maker's tool box and tools Pattern-maker's tool box and tools Contributed by Individual
  5. Oil painting of Jesus Christ Oil painting of Jesus Christ Contributed by Individual
  6. 'we generally shoot Englishmen' Reg Urch 'we generally shoot Englishmen' Reg Urch Contributed by Individual
  7. Common prayer book from Jerusalem Common prayer book from Jerusalem Contributed by Individual
  8. Glass bathtub Glass bathtub Contributed by Individual
  9. Defend Political Status Smash H Blocks Defend Political Status Smash H Blocks Contributed by Individual
  10. Handley Page Halifax 'Friday the 13th' Handley Page Halifax 'Friday the 13th' Contributed by Museum
  11. Lady Lord Lieutenant's Badge of Office Lady Lord Lieutenant's Badge of Office Contributed by Individual
  12. Black Coat Black Coat Contributed by Individual
  13. Shaft alignment tool, My 1st invention Shaft alignment tool, My 1st invention Contributed by Individual
  14. Colchester Lathe, built during WW2, Colchester Lathe, built during WW2, Contributed by Individual
  15. Electrical Hairbrush From Colchester Electrical Hairbrush From Colchester Contributed by Individual
  16. 1936 London Underground Tube Map 1936 London Underground Tube Map Contributed by Individual
  17. French sword, Fishguard invasion, 1797 French sword, Fishguard invasion, 1797 Contributed by Museum
  18. Trench art money belt, 1916 Trench art money belt, 1916 Contributed by Individual
  19. Radio transcripts 1960s RAF wives Radio transcripts 1960s RAF wives Contributed by Individual
  20. Fragment of Zeppelin from Colchester Fragment of Zeppelin from Colchester Contributed by Individual
  21. Stepney Spare wheel, made for early cars Stepney Spare wheel, made for early cars Contributed by Museum
  22. Corfield Periflex Camera Corfield Periflex Camera Contributed by Museum
  23. CAT'S EYE  Road safety CAT'S EYE Road safety Contributed by Individual
  24. Book:  Princes Elizabeth's wedding gifts Book: Princes Elizabeth's wedding gifts Contributed by Individual
  25. Wooden cigar boxes from India Wooden cigar boxes from India Contributed by Individual
  26. Plaster statue Plaster statue Contributed by Individual
  27. Paddle Steamer Dish Paddle Steamer Dish Contributed by Museum
  28. PS Clacton Belle Bell PS Clacton Belle Bell Contributed by Museum
  29. PS Mercury Launch Mallet PS Mercury Launch Mallet Contributed by Museum
  30. PS Crested Eagle Deckchair PS Crested Eagle Deckchair Contributed by Museum
  31. Clacton Belle Chair Clacton Belle Chair Contributed by Museum
  32. Concrete Blue Danube Atom Bomb Concrete Blue Danube Atom Bomb Contributed by Individual
  33. Imperial Good Companion 1936 Typewriter Imperial Good Companion 1936 Typewriter Contributed by Individual
  34. Plastic Five Pound Note - Northern Bank Plastic Five Pound Note - Northern Bank Contributed by Individual
  35. Wesuma ware vase Wesuma ware vase Contributed by Individual
  36. British war medal: World War I British war medal: World War I Contributed by Individual
  37. Trophy Trophy Contributed by Individual
  38. Trench periscope Trench periscope Contributed by Individual
  39. Certificate of thanks Certificate of thanks Contributed by Individual
  40. Sailmakers palm and other equiment Sailmakers palm and other equiment Contributed by Individual
  41. Watch Watch Contributed by Individual
  42. Dunkirk Leaflet WW2 Dunkirk Leaflet WW2 Contributed by Individual
  43. Black clay ducks from Mexico Black clay ducks from Mexico Contributed by Individual
  44. Commerative coin from Jersey Commerative coin from Jersey Contributed by Individual
  45. Photograph of Glastonbury Carnival Photograph of Glastonbury Carnival Contributed by Individual
  46. Somerset Folk Songs by Cecil J Sharp Somerset Folk Songs by Cecil J Sharp Contributed by Individual
  47. Babycham bottle Babycham bottle Contributed by Individual
  48. Omega Pocket Watch from Basildon Omega Pocket Watch from Basildon Contributed by Individual
  49. Log book written during Great War Log book written during Great War Contributed by Individual
  50. Bully Beef Tin Opener Bully Beef Tin Opener Contributed by Individual

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