List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Metal / 1600 - 1700

  1. A cannonball made of Wealden iron A cannonball made of Wealden iron Contributed by Individual
  2. Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Pocket watch made by Joseph Windmills Contributed by Museum
  3. Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse.  Sundial, copper, c1652, shows eclipse. Contributed by Individual
  4. Brass bell cast in Europe in 1650 Brass bell cast in Europe in 1650 Contributed by Individual
  5. Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Patent locks and keys, Randolph Douglas Contributed by Museum
  6. Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Field armour of Henry Wriothesley Contributed by Museum
  7. Divider Caliper Divider Caliper Contributed by Individual
  8. 17th century Laundry Tally Board 17th century Laundry Tally Board Contributed by Museum
  9. Civil War helmet Civil War helmet Contributed by Museum
  10. Marazion’s cauldron Marazion’s cauldron Contributed by Museum
  11. Isle of Man Sword of State Isle of Man Sword of State Contributed by Museum
  12. Prince Rupert Bit Prince Rupert Bit Contributed by Museum
  13. First breech loading handgun First breech loading handgun Contributed by Museum
  14. Cast Bronze minature prayer book Cast Bronze minature prayer book Contributed by Individual
  15. Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Contributed by Individual
  16. Shi'a religious parade standard Shi'a religious parade standard Contributed by The British Museum
  17. Nails Nails Contributed by Museum
  18. Alms plate Alms plate Contributed by Individual
  19. Iron cannonball found in a loft Iron cannonball found in a loft Contributed by Individual
  20. Armour Armour Contributed by Museum
  21. Spoon auger - a carpenter's tool Spoon auger - a carpenter's tool Contributed by Museum
  22. Apple Roaster - Tudor cooking implement Apple Roaster - Tudor cooking implement Contributed by Museum
  23. Cannonball Cannonball Contributed by Individual
  24. The Aislabie Family Crest The Aislabie Family Crest Contributed by Museum
  25. Clock and glass cover Clock and glass cover Contributed by Individual
  26. Oven Oven Contributed by Museum
  27. Raised Work Mirror Cover Raised Work Mirror Cover Contributed by Museum
  28. Benin Pot Benin Pot Contributed by Individual
  29. Cannonball from 1665 Dutch Invasion Cannonball from 1665 Dutch Invasion Contributed by Museum
  30. 17th Century Helmet 17th Century Helmet Contributed by Museum
  31. Twisted piece of lead Twisted piece of lead Contributed by Museum
  32. Astrolabe Longcase Clock Astrolabe Longcase Clock Contributed by Museum
  33. Burgonet Helmet, early 17thC Burgonet Helmet, early 17thC Contributed by Museum
  34. Lead bullets Lead bullets Contributed by Museum
  35. Elizabethan Quiver Elizabethan Quiver Contributed by Museum
  36. Sibbertoft Hoard Sibbertoft Hoard Contributed by Museum
  37. English Civil War objects English Civil War objects Contributed by Individual
  38. The Darien Chest The Darien Chest Contributed by Museum
  39. Reverend James Guthrie's Ring Reverend James Guthrie's Ring Contributed by Museum
  40. Cromwell's medicine chest Cromwell's medicine chest Contributed by Museum
  41. Uruguayan Medallion Uruguayan Medallion Contributed by Individual
  42. Sword Sword Contributed by Individual
  43. Door knocker Door knocker Contributed by Individual
  44. Dominic King's 17th Century Fire Back Dominic King's 17th Century Fire Back Contributed by Individual
  45. 17th Century copper weather vane 17th Century copper weather vane Contributed by Museum
  46. Cannon Ball Cannon Ball Contributed by Individual
  47. Sword Sword Contributed by Individual
  48. Witch Pot contents Witch Pot contents Contributed by Individual