List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Metal / 1925 - 1950

  1. Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Olympic Torch from 1948 London Olympics Contributed by Museum
  2. Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Red Cross butter tin from Colditz Castle Contributed by Individual
  3. Polish Cooking Pot journeyed to Scotland Polish Cooking Pot journeyed to Scotland Contributed by Individual
  4. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  5. Royal typewriter Royal typewriter Contributed by Individual
  6. Felinfoel Brewery beer can Felinfoel Brewery beer can Contributed by Museum
  7. Marmalade cutter Marmalade cutter Contributed by Individual
  8. Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Drinking water vessel from Lifeboat Contributed by Individual
  9. A CURTA  high precision calculator A CURTA high precision calculator Contributed by Individual
  10. Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Bronze Shield from Northern Rhodesia Contributed by Individual
  11. A small Davy Lamp A small Davy Lamp Contributed by Individual
  12. Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Fire Axe from the first Queen Elizabeth Contributed by Individual
  13. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  14. British India coin smallest denomination British India coin smallest denomination Contributed by Individual
  15. Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Wooden Toy Spitfire 1940 Contributed by Individual
  16. Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Shrapnel from V1 Flying Bomb Contributed by Individual
  17. A type writer for the people. A type writer for the people. Contributed by Individual
  18. Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Dinnington Colliery pit lamp Contributed by Individual
  19. Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Telephone Exchange Ringing Tone Generatr Contributed by Individual
  20. Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Dan Snow's piece of shrapnel Contributed by Individual
  21. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  22. 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon Contributed by Individual
  23. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  24. A.R.P First Aid Kit A.R.P First Aid Kit Contributed by Individual
  25. NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) Contributed by Individual
  26. Replica Of Newcomen Atmospheric Engine Replica Of Newcomen Atmospheric Engine Contributed by Individual
  27. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  28. A license for a rickshaw A license for a rickshaw Contributed by Individual
  29. Tin boat toy Tin boat toy Contributed by Individual
  30. A Clock made from bits of a spitfire A Clock made from bits of a spitfire Contributed by Individual
  31. RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie Contributed by Individual
  32. Toy steam engines Toy steam engines Contributed by Individual
  33. Hawker Hurricane Propellor Gear Unit Hawker Hurricane Propellor Gear Unit Contributed by Individual
  34. World War 2 Mobile VAD badge World War 2 Mobile VAD badge Contributed by Individual
  35. Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Contributed by Individual
  36. Goblin teasmade Goblin teasmade Contributed by Individual
  37. Identity bracelet child WW2 Identity bracelet child WW2 Contributed by Individual
  38. Plus Adder (Adding machine) Plus Adder (Adding machine) Contributed by Individual
  39. Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Contributed by Individual
  40. 1948 London Olympics Torch 1948 London Olympics Torch Contributed by Museum
  41. People in a Wind - Victoria Art Gallery People in a Wind - Victoria Art Gallery Contributed by Individual
  42. steam locomotive 'Duchess of Sutherland' steam locomotive 'Duchess of Sutherland' Contributed by Museum
  43. German Imperial Navy Dagger from WWII German Imperial Navy Dagger from WWII Contributed by Museum
  44. Bass tuba from a German marching band Bass tuba from a German marching band Contributed by Individual
  45.   Lyons, aluminium, loose tea measure Lyons, aluminium, loose tea measure Contributed by Individual
  46. Cat's Eyes Cat's Eyes Contributed by Museum
  47. Rolls-Royce Merlin VIII Aero-Engine Rolls-Royce Merlin VIII Aero-Engine Contributed by Individual
  48. Elliot's shop Elliot's shop Contributed by Museum
  49. Croggon's boots Croggon's boots Contributed by Museum
  50. The Imjin Pistol The Imjin Pistol Contributed by Individual