List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Government

  1. Motorcycle Fuel Ration Coupon over 250cc Motorcycle Fuel Ration Coupon over 250cc Contributed by Individual
  2. Commemorative medallion Commemorative medallion Contributed by Individual
  3. Soldier's pay book Soldier's pay book Contributed by Individual
  4. Soldier's pass Soldier's pass Contributed by Individual
  5. Belgian ID Card Belgian ID Card Contributed by Individual
  6. POW objects from Ceylon POW objects from Ceylon Contributed by Individual
  7. Lothair Crystal Lothair Crystal Contributed by The British Museum
  8. Pillar of Ashoka Pillar of Ashoka Contributed by The British Museum
  9. Figure of Thai Postman Figure of Thai Postman Contributed by Individual
  10. The County Hall Finds The County Hall Finds Contributed by Individual
  11. Crimean War medals Crimean War medals Contributed by Individual
  12. First World War certificate First World War certificate Contributed by Individual
  13. Truncheon Truncheon Contributed by Individual
  14. Defence of the Realm - Sheppey Passports Defence of the Realm - Sheppey Passports Contributed by Museum
  15. 'The Taking of Sheerness by the Dutch' 'The Taking of Sheerness by the Dutch' Contributed by Museum
  16. Lifting Block from SS Richard Montgomery Lifting Block from SS Richard Montgomery Contributed by Museum
  17. Original Figurehead from HMS Scylla Original Figurehead from HMS Scylla Contributed by Museum
  18. Cannonball from 1665 Dutch Invasion Cannonball from 1665 Dutch Invasion Contributed by Museum
  19. Eskimaux Vocabulary Book Eskimaux Vocabulary Book Contributed by Museum
  20. Decorative Lifebuoy from H.M.S Bulwark Decorative Lifebuoy from H.M.S Bulwark Contributed by Museum
  21. Fragement from the H.M.S Princes Irene Fragement from the H.M.S Princes Irene Contributed by Museum
  22. 'For Arctic Discoveries' Medal 'For Arctic Discoveries' Medal Contributed by Museum
  23. Military Books Military Books Contributed by Individual
  24. wooden water pipe wooden water pipe Contributed by Individual
  25. The Anti-Suffrage Review April 1909 The Anti-Suffrage Review April 1909 Contributed by Individual
  26. World War One Discharge Certificate World War One Discharge Certificate Contributed by Individual
  27. Spearing The Kangaroo Spearing The Kangaroo Contributed by Museum
  28. 1950s Fuel Rationing Coupon Front Cover 1950s Fuel Rationing Coupon Front Cover Contributed by Individual
  29. Key to Lexington, Kentucky Key to Lexington, Kentucky Contributed by Individual
  30. marble amharic 'feedel' (letter) marble amharic 'feedel' (letter) Contributed by Individual
  31. 1957 Fuel Ration Coupon 5 Units 1957 Fuel Ration Coupon 5 Units Contributed by Individual
  32. 1950s Fuel Ration Coupon 3 Units Month 5 1950s Fuel Ration Coupon 3 Units Month 5 Contributed by Individual
  33. Ogmore Valley Warship Week Poster Ogmore Valley Warship Week Poster Contributed by Individual
  34. Simon Mayo's bar of soap from the WTC Simon Mayo's bar of soap from the WTC Contributed by Individual
  35. Silver Ceremonial Key - First school Silver Ceremonial Key - First school Contributed by Individual
  36. Prince Charles Investiture Token Prince Charles Investiture Token Contributed by Individual
  37. Presentation sword Presentation sword Contributed by Museum
  38. Recollections of a Brigadier letter Recollections of a Brigadier letter Contributed by Individual
  39. Steam-powered beam engines Steam-powered beam engines Contributed by Museum
  40. Peace Train boards Peace Train boards Contributed by Museum
  41. 1953 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Tin 1953 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Tin Contributed by Individual
  42. The Magna Carta The Magna Carta Contributed by Museum
  43. Altar to Minerva. Altar to Minerva. Contributed by Museum
  44. Measuring Stick, 1762. Measuring Stick, 1762. Contributed by Museum
  45. Clan Donald Genealogy Chart Clan Donald Genealogy Chart Contributed by Museum
  46. Pattern Penny made at the Soho Mint Pattern Penny made at the Soho Mint Contributed by Museum
  47. Death Mask of Oliver Cromwell Death Mask of Oliver Cromwell Contributed by Museum
  48. Sibbertoft Hoard Sibbertoft Hoard Contributed by Museum
  49. Commemorative Tin Coronation George VI Commemorative Tin Coronation George VI Contributed by Individual
  50. Cobblestone thrown in a riot Cobblestone thrown in a riot Contributed by Museum

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