List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Wood / 1700 - 1800

  1. Shillelagh owned by Daniel O'Connell Shillelagh owned by Daniel O'Connell Contributed by Individual
  2. Knotted burr snuff box Knotted burr snuff box Contributed by Individual
  3. Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Harpsichord by Bartolomeo Cristofori Contributed by Individual
  4. Sir Robert Peel's cradle Sir Robert Peel's cradle Contributed by Museum
  5. Model Post Boy – Bath Postal Museum Model Post Boy – Bath Postal Museum Contributed by Individual
  6. Dog Wheel – Number One Royal Crescent Dog Wheel – Number One Royal Crescent Contributed by Individual
  7. Philadelphia Highboy, American Museum Philadelphia Highboy, American Museum Contributed by Individual
  8. Serpentine Commode, No. 1 Royal Crescent Serpentine Commode, No. 1 Royal Crescent Contributed by Individual
  9. HMS 'Anson' beam support HMS 'Anson' beam support Contributed by Museum
  10. early wooden moulding plane early wooden moulding plane Contributed by Individual
  11. Trewithen mirror Trewithen mirror Contributed by Museum
  12. Contents of a garderobe Contents of a garderobe Contributed by Museum
  13. Hurling ball with Cornish motto Hurling ball with Cornish motto Contributed by Museum
  14. Silver tea-pot made in Banff Silver tea-pot made in Banff Contributed by Museum
  15. Glass beads for assaying alcoholic spiri Glass beads for assaying alcoholic spiri Contributed by Museum
  16. Thomas Clarkson's Travelling Chest Thomas Clarkson's Travelling Chest Contributed by Museum
  17. The 'Brookes' slave ship model The 'Brookes' slave ship model Contributed by Museum
  18. Printing Frame Printing Frame Contributed by Individual
  19. Tillet block to mark bundles of cloth Tillet block to mark bundles of cloth Contributed by Museum
  20. kali wooden headrest & spirit protector kali wooden headrest & spirit protector Contributed by Museum
  21. Hand carved (oak) paper knife Hand carved (oak) paper knife Contributed by Individual
  22. Hand carved American prisoner of war box Hand carved American prisoner of war box Contributed by Individual
  23. Australian bark shield Australian bark shield Contributed by The British Museum
  24. Akan drum Akan drum Contributed by The British Museum
  25. Mercury Stick Barometer Mercury Stick Barometer Contributed by Individual
  26. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  27. Bayards Colt Bayards Colt Contributed by Museum
  28. Columns from Nelson's Victory Columns from Nelson's Victory Contributed by Individual
  29. Volta battery Volta battery Contributed by Museum
  30. Church Architecture - Bell Church Architecture - Bell Contributed by Museum
  31. A decorated Dower Chest (1754) A decorated Dower Chest (1754) Contributed by Museum
  32. Violin Violin Contributed by Individual
  33. Carved Wooden Bible Box dated 1702 Carved Wooden Bible Box dated 1702 Contributed by Museum
  34. Spinning Wheel Spinning Wheel Contributed by Museum
  35. Grundisburgh Smithy Grundisburgh Smithy Contributed by Museum
  36. Wooden box from Captain Cook's voyages Wooden box from Captain Cook's voyages Contributed by Museum
  37. Model kayak with doll holding paddle Model kayak with doll holding paddle Contributed by Museum
  38. Blackstone Chair, University of Glasgow Blackstone Chair, University of Glasgow Contributed by Museum
  39. William Hunter’s Anatomical Figure William Hunter’s Anatomical Figure Contributed by Museum
  40. Maori Knife Maori Knife Contributed by Museum
  41. Bird-shaped Rattle Bird-shaped Rattle Contributed by Museum
  42. Bird-headed Club Bird-headed Club Contributed by Museum
  43. Hinton House Bed Hinton House Bed Contributed by Museum
  44. Child's stick chair Child's stick chair Contributed by Individual
  45. Back or wig scratcher Back or wig scratcher Contributed by Individual
  46. Longcase clock made by John Lacy Longcase clock made by John Lacy Contributed by Museum
  47. Jury Ballot Box Jury Ballot Box Contributed by Museum
  48. Stay busk from a 1788 Stay or Corset Stay busk from a 1788 Stay or Corset Contributed by Museum
  49. Table Table Contributed by Individual
  50. Pembroke table Pembroke table Contributed by Individual