List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Plastic / 1925 - 1950

  1. YZ bird matchstriker YZ bird matchstriker Contributed by Individual
  2. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  3. Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Contributed by Individual
  4. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  5. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  6. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Contributed by Individual
  7. 'Cat's Whisker' radio device 'Cat's Whisker' radio device Contributed by Individual
  8. Plus Adder (Adding machine) Plus Adder (Adding machine) Contributed by Individual
  9. Cloured polyethelene toy Cloured polyethelene toy Contributed by Individual
  10. Dolmetsch recorder Dolmetsch recorder Contributed by Museum
  11. Oliver Philpot's Compass Oliver Philpot's Compass Contributed by Museum
  12. Enigma machine Enigma machine Contributed by Museum
  13. Gas Mask Gas Mask Contributed by Individual
  14. Gas mask from Coventry Blitz Gas mask from Coventry Blitz Contributed by Individual
  15. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  16. A Housewife Kit A Housewife Kit Contributed by Individual
  17. Ekco round radio model AD65 Ekco round radio model AD65 Contributed by Museum
  18. Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Contributed by Individual
  19. Color Photo of Nazi-Occupied Austria Color Photo of Nazi-Occupied Austria Contributed by Individual
  20. Portable Typewriter Portable Typewriter Contributed by Museum
  21. Paper Knife and Ash Tray Expo Paris 1937 Paper Knife and Ash Tray Expo Paris 1937 Contributed by Individual
  22. The AVO Multimeter The AVO Multimeter Contributed by Individual
  23. Supreme Projector, Keystone MFG. Co. Supreme Projector, Keystone MFG. Co. Contributed by Individual
  24. A folding chair my father made A folding chair my father made Contributed by Individual
  25. Love tokens from war planes Love tokens from war planes Contributed by Individual
  26. Murphy Radio Murphy Radio Contributed by Individual
  27. Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Contributed by Individual
  28. Frying pan lid Frying pan lid Contributed by Individual
  29. Ken, a symbol? Ken, a symbol? Contributed by Individual
  30. Doll Doll Contributed by Individual
  31. Bakelite egg cup Bakelite egg cup Contributed by Individual
  32. Aluminium trinket box Aluminium trinket box Contributed by Individual
  33. Panzerfaust Panzerfaust Contributed by Museum
  34. Aerial K20 camera Aerial K20 camera Contributed by Individual
  35. Volt meter Volt meter Contributed by Individual
  36. Ventriloquist's dummy Ventriloquist's dummy Contributed by Individual
  37. slide rule slide rule Contributed by Individual
  38. Magic Robot board game Magic Robot board game Contributed by Museum
  39. Old record case Old record case Contributed by Individual
  40. the first piece of polyethylene the first piece of polyethylene Contributed by Individual
  41. The CVT: a selection test for the RAF The CVT: a selection test for the RAF Contributed by Individual
  42. Fountain pen Fountain pen Contributed by Individual
  43. Beetleware dish for a powder puff Beetleware dish for a powder puff Contributed by Individual
  44. A Doll from Rotterdam A Doll from Rotterdam Contributed by Individual
  45. Bookmark celebrating 40 years of Vicar Bookmark celebrating 40 years of Vicar Contributed by Individual
  46. Peter White's Perkins Brailler Peter White's Perkins Brailler Contributed by Individual
  47. Mickey Mouse Children's Gas Mask Mickey Mouse Children's Gas Mask Contributed by Individual
  48. Joseph Maguire Record Joseph Maguire Record Contributed by Individual
  49. Home made Radio Home made Radio Contributed by Museum
  50. A 1930 Bakelite Ashtray A 1930 Bakelite Ashtray Contributed by Individual