List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Metal

  1. Game Boy Game Boy Contributed by Individual
  2. A set of drawing instruments A set of drawing instruments Contributed by Individual
  3. Core plug nuclear plant cooling system Core plug nuclear plant cooling system Contributed by Individual
  4. EG Bates - Racing/Touring Bicycle EG Bates - Racing/Touring Bicycle Contributed by Individual
  5. Box Brownie camera Box Brownie camera Contributed by Individual
  6. Merchant Seaman's Seachest Merchant Seaman's Seachest Contributed by Individual
  7. Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Contributed by Individual
  8. Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Contributed by Individual
  9. Brass Rabbit Brass Rabbit Contributed by Individual
  10. Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Contributed by Individual
  11. Hand made finishing nails Hand made finishing nails Contributed by Individual
  12. Shaka Zulu warrior's armband Shaka Zulu warrior's armband Contributed by Individual
  13. Roller skates Roller skates Contributed by Individual
  14. A Victorian Spark Generator A Victorian Spark Generator Contributed by Individual
  15. Cold War nursing badge Cold War nursing badge Contributed by Individual
  16. A type writer for the people. A type writer for the people. Contributed by Individual
  17. Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Contributed by Individual
  18. Elizabeth II Coronation Smarties in Tin Elizabeth II Coronation Smarties in Tin Contributed by Individual
  19. Micrometer. Starrett & Co.USA Micrometer. Starrett & Co.USA Contributed by Individual
  20. Car Indicator Original Plan and Design Car Indicator Original Plan and Design Contributed by Individual
  21. Titanic lifeboat plaque, no 8, from bow Titanic lifeboat plaque, no 8, from bow Contributed by Individual
  22. Video processor for Acorn/BBC computer Video processor for Acorn/BBC computer Contributed by Individual
  23.  LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson Contributed by Individual
  24. Bust of Lenin in Gun Metal Bust of Lenin in Gun Metal Contributed by Individual
  25. Batmobile matchstick car Batmobile matchstick car Contributed by Individual
  26. Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Contributed by Museum
  27. Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Contributed by Individual
  28. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  29. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  30. Sinclair ZX Spectrum Sinclair ZX Spectrum Contributed by Individual
  31. 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon Contributed by Individual
  32. Singer Sewing Machine Singer Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  33. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  34. Fragment from Cuffley Airship crash, WW1 Fragment from Cuffley Airship crash, WW1 Contributed by Museum
  35. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  36. A Tobacco Tin from WW1 A Tobacco Tin from WW1 Contributed by Individual
  37. Edwardian metamorphic child's highchair Edwardian metamorphic child's highchair Contributed by Individual
  38. A.R.P First Aid Kit A.R.P First Aid Kit Contributed by Individual
  39. NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) Contributed by Individual
  40. Replica Of Newcomen Atmospheric Engine Replica Of Newcomen Atmospheric Engine Contributed by Individual
  41. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  42. A license for a rickshaw A license for a rickshaw Contributed by Individual
  43. Horseshoe 14th century Horseshoe 14th century Contributed by Individual
  44. Tin boat toy Tin boat toy Contributed by Individual
  45. A Clock made from bits of a spitfire A Clock made from bits of a spitfire Contributed by Individual
  46. Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Contributed by Museum
  47. RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie Contributed by Individual
  48. Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Contributed by Individual
  49. Negretti and Zambra Pocket Barometer Negretti and Zambra Pocket Barometer Contributed by Individual
  50. Napoleonic cannon Napoleonic cannon Contributed by Museum

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