List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Culture / The Modern World / 1925 - 1950

  1. Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Contributed by Museum
  2. YZ bird matchstriker YZ bird matchstriker Contributed by Individual
  3. Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Contributed by Individual
  4. Polish Cooking Pot journeyed to Scotland Polish Cooking Pot journeyed to Scotland Contributed by Individual
  5. My Father's Rice Box My Father's Rice Box Contributed by Individual
  6. Royal typewriter Royal typewriter Contributed by Individual
  7. Felinfoel Brewery beer can Felinfoel Brewery beer can Contributed by Museum
  8. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  9. Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book Contributed by Individual
  10. Test tube with early Penicillin Test tube with early Penicillin Contributed by Individual
  11. Marmalade cutter Marmalade cutter Contributed by Individual
  12. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  13. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  14. Small useful cupboard Small useful cupboard Contributed by Individual
  15. A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  16. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  17. Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  18. a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 a postcard from Theresienstadt 1944 Contributed by Individual
  19. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  20. Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Contributed by Individual
  21. Eritrean Pipe Eritrean Pipe Contributed by Individual
  22. British India coin smallest denomination British India coin smallest denomination Contributed by Individual
  23. Hiroshima Jam Jar Hiroshima Jam Jar Contributed by Individual
  24. Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Contributed by Individual
  25. souvenir programme from changi prison souvenir programme from changi prison Contributed by Individual
  26. Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Contributed by Individual
  27. D-Day Map D-Day Map Contributed by Individual
  28. Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Contributed by Individual
  29. Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Contributed by Individual
  30. Travel Communion Set Travel Communion Set Contributed by Individual
  31. Blanket Blanket Contributed by Individual
  32. A type writer for the people. A type writer for the people. Contributed by Individual
  33. Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Contributed by Individual
  34. A book signed by  Maurice Cornforth A book signed by Maurice Cornforth Contributed by Individual
  35. Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Contributed by Individual
  36. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  37. Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Contributed by Museum
  38. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  39. 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon Contributed by Individual
  40. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  41. A.R.P First Aid Kit A.R.P First Aid Kit Contributed by Individual
  42. NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) Contributed by Individual
  43. Swan Ink Bottle from bottom of Scapa Flo Swan Ink Bottle from bottom of Scapa Flo Contributed by Individual
  44. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Contributed by Individual
  45. Duckling in an Egg Duckling in an Egg Contributed by Individual
  46. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  47. A license for a rickshaw A license for a rickshaw Contributed by Individual
  48. Tin boat toy Tin boat toy Contributed by Individual
  49. A Clock made from bits of a spitfire A Clock made from bits of a spitfire Contributed by Individual
  50. RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie Contributed by Individual

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