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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Material / Metal

  1. First World War petrol locomotive First World War petrol locomotive Contributed by Individual
  2. Grandfather clock Grandfather clock Contributed by Individual
  3. Filofax Filofax Contributed by Individual
  4. A disposable plastic insulin syringe. A disposable plastic insulin syringe. Contributed by Individual
  5. Bridge Builder Medal - Tyne Bridge 1928 Bridge Builder Medal - Tyne Bridge 1928 Contributed by Individual
  6. Commemorative plaque of the Great War Commemorative plaque of the Great War Contributed by Individual
  7. Medals -Constrtn of Sydney Harbor Bridge Medals -Constrtn of Sydney Harbor Bridge Contributed by Individual
  8.  Mystery of Admiral Rodneys glass seal Mystery of Admiral Rodneys glass seal Contributed by Individual
  9. the electric guitar the electric guitar Contributed by Individual
  10. The Irish TURF SPADE The Irish TURF SPADE Contributed by Individual
  11. Astrolabe -ancient astronomical computer Astrolabe -ancient astronomical computer Contributed by Individual
  12. Digital/mobile phone camera Digital/mobile phone camera Contributed by Individual
  13. A lead cutter - leading type spaces A lead cutter - leading type spaces Contributed by Individual
  14. hotpoint empress wringer washer hotpoint empress wringer washer Contributed by Individual
  15. World War I Brass Box World War I Brass Box Contributed by Individual
  16. Baltic Medal and Crimea Medal Baltic Medal and Crimea Medal Contributed by Individual
  17. Prestel badge Prestel badge Contributed by Individual
  18. iPhone iPhone Contributed by Individual
  19. Telephone cable Telephone cable Contributed by Individual
  20. Commemorative medallion Commemorative medallion Contributed by Individual
  21. Baby's WWII gas mask Baby's WWII gas mask Contributed by Museum
  22. Mumbles Tramcar Mumbles Tramcar Contributed by Museum
  23. Datsun 260z Datsun 260z Contributed by Individual
  24. 20mm Cannon Shell 20mm Cannon Shell Contributed by Individual
  25. Leica IIIb 35mm Camera Leica IIIb 35mm Camera Contributed by Individual
  26. Battery Battery Contributed by Individual

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