List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Wood

  1. Tibetan Prayer Wheel Tibetan Prayer Wheel Contributed by Individual
  2. Newcomen Engine Newcomen Engine Contributed by Museum
  3. Camel Saddle from Suez Camel Saddle from Suez Contributed by Individual
  4. grandmother clock grandmother clock Contributed by Individual
  5. Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Dinner gong World War 1 propeller Contributed by Individual
  6. Walking stick handle Walking stick handle Contributed by Individual
  7. Double-headed serpent Double-headed serpent Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Straw Splitter - for straw plaiting Straw Splitter - for straw plaiting Contributed by Individual
  9. Tunbridge ware work table, about 1850 Tunbridge ware work table, about 1850 Contributed by Museum
  10. Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Brass of Armour of Sir Alexander Newton Contributed by Individual
  11. The Treadle Sewing Machine The Treadle Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  12. Shuttle used in Lancashire cotton mill Shuttle used in Lancashire cotton mill Contributed by Individual
  13. Murphy Radio Murphy Radio Contributed by Individual
  14. Ghanaian stool Ghanaian stool Contributed by Individual
  15. Hand carved American prisoner of war box Hand carved American prisoner of war box Contributed by Individual
  16. Chris Beardshaw's Lawn Mower Chris Beardshaw's Lawn Mower Contributed by Individual
  17. Pippa Greenwood's Lawn Shears Pippa Greenwood's Lawn Shears Contributed by Individual
  18. Matthew Biggs' Mattock Matthew Biggs' Mattock Contributed by Individual
  19. Cecil Sharp's 3-hole pipe Cecil Sharp's 3-hole pipe Contributed by Individual
  20. A Wooden Horse and Cart A Wooden Horse and Cart Contributed by Individual
  21. Sudanese slit drum Sudanese slit drum Contributed by The British Museum
  22. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Akan drum Akan drum Contributed by The British Museum
  24.  Renaissance Lute 6 Course Renaissance Lute 6 Course Contributed by Individual
  25. A carving for Christmas A carving for Christmas Contributed by Museum
  26. A Lithuanian 120-year-old rolling pin A Lithuanian 120-year-old rolling pin Contributed by Individual
  27. Mahogany games table Mahogany games table Contributed by Museum
  28. Mercury Stick Barometer Mercury Stick Barometer Contributed by Individual
  29. 1847 'Hero' Stage Coach 1847 'Hero' Stage Coach Contributed by Individual
  30. 1899 Cruden Bay Tram 1899 Cruden Bay Tram Contributed by Individual
  31. 1914 Sentinel Steam Waggon 1914 Sentinel Steam Waggon Contributed by Individual
  32. Needle Case Needle Case Contributed by Individual
  33. Peter Gibbs' Seed Dibber Peter Gibbs' Seed Dibber Contributed by Individual
  34. Butterfly Wing tray from Manaus, Amazon Butterfly Wing tray from Manaus, Amazon Contributed by Individual
  35. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  36. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  37. Rope made of yak hair Rope made of yak hair Contributed by Individual
  38. Baccarah Baccarah Contributed by Individual
  39. Globe book end Globe book end Contributed by Individual
  40. Wood carving of Christ Wood carving of Christ Contributed by Individual
  41. Dice machine Dice machine Contributed by Individual
  42. Victorian paint tin and brushes Victorian paint tin and brushes Contributed by Individual
  43. Columns from Nelson's Victory Columns from Nelson's Victory Contributed by Individual
  44. Wooden Jug Wooden Jug Contributed by Individual
  45. Oriental Screen 24 Oriental Screen 24 Contributed by Individual
  46. Benin carvings Benin carvings Contributed by Individual
  47. Nigerian Wood Carvings Nigerian Wood Carvings Contributed by Individual
  48. Cigarette box Cigarette box Contributed by Individual
  49. Bunny Guinness' Mud Hut Bunny Guinness' Mud Hut Contributed by Individual
  50. Royal horse racing trophy Royal horse racing trophy Contributed by Individual

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