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 / 1700 - 1800

  1. Frozen River Thames Print Frozen River Thames Print Contributed by Individual
  2. Powder Horn Powder Horn Contributed by Individual
  3. Enamel butterfly-Cabinet of Curiosities Enamel butterfly-Cabinet of Curiosities Contributed by Museum
  4. Trompe l’Oeil, Letter Rack Trompe l’Oeil, Letter Rack Contributed by Museum
  5. Blackstone Chair, University of Glasgow Blackstone Chair, University of Glasgow Contributed by Museum
  6. Bag from Tonga Bag from Tonga Contributed by Museum
  7. Arkwright spinning frame Arkwright spinning frame Contributed by Museum
  8. Samurai armour Samurai armour Contributed by Museum
  9. French sword, Fishguard invasion, 1797 French sword, Fishguard invasion, 1797 Contributed by Museum
  10. Peter Heywood's Dirk Peter Heywood's Dirk Contributed by Museum

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