List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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2000 - 2010

  1. Dr Marten Boots Dr Marten Boots Contributed by Individual
  2. Solar-powered lamp and charger Solar-powered lamp and charger Contributed by The British Museum
  3. RUSSIA CONVOY WHITE ENSIGN RUSSIA CONVOY WHITE ENSIGN Contributed by Individual
  4. Possum Skin Jacket Possum Skin Jacket Contributed by Museum
  5. Icon Icon Contributed by Individual
  6. Industrial Robot Industrial Robot Contributed by Museum
  7. Parlor guitar Parlor guitar Contributed by Individual
  8. A Pig – The Guildhall Market A Pig – The Guildhall Market Contributed by Individual
  9. Banksy's Paint Pot Angel Banksy's Paint Pot Angel Contributed by Museum
  10. Dolly the Sheep Dolly the Sheep Contributed by Museum
  11. Ellen Macarthur's food Ellen Macarthur's food Contributed by Museum
  12. Silver vase copy from 400 dC original Silver vase copy from 400 dC original Contributed by Individual
  13. Necklaces  from a Karen refugee camp Necklaces from a Karen refugee camp Contributed by Museum
  14. Muslim prayer compass Muslim prayer compass Contributed by Museum
  15. Armoured vest Armoured vest Contributed by Museum
  16. Edie's Aboriginal Woomera Edie's Aboriginal Woomera Contributed by Individual
  17. Daddy Box Daddy Box Contributed by Individual
  18. Georgia's Travelling Women Art Piece Georgia's Travelling Women Art Piece Contributed by Individual
  19. Letter about Dad's organ donations Letter about Dad's organ donations Contributed by Individual
  20. Afghan War Rug Afghan War Rug Contributed by Individual
  21. Portrait of Harry Patch Portrait of Harry Patch Contributed by Museum
  22. Credit card Credit card Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Boat sails on the keyboard Boat sails on the keyboard Contributed by Individual
  24. Our Victorian Garden Our Victorian Garden Contributed by Individual
  25. Lego kingdom Lego kingdom Contributed by Individual
  26. BMW R series GS Motorcycle BMW R series GS Motorcycle Contributed by Individual
  27. Hologram of Maiman's laser Hologram of Maiman's laser Contributed by Individual
  28. Max  John Christopher Lambert’s Blanket Max John Christopher Lambert’s Blanket Contributed by Individual
  29. Obama Inauguration Paperweight Obama Inauguration Paperweight Contributed by Individual
  30. Peruvian Pottery Peruvian Pottery Contributed by Individual
  31. Head of Asfara from Orissa Head of Asfara from Orissa Contributed by Individual
  32. Vivienne Westwood design Vivienne Westwood design Contributed by Museum
  33. Vivienne Westwood dress Vivienne Westwood dress Contributed by Museum
  34. my teddy my teddy Contributed by Individual
  35. music box music box Contributed by Individual
  36. Barack Obama souvenir basketball Barack Obama souvenir basketball Contributed by Individual
  37. Silicon chip disc Silicon chip disc Contributed by Individual
  38. Silver Dollar recovered after 9/11 Silver Dollar recovered after 9/11 Contributed by Individual
  39. Silver Dollar recovered after 9/11 Silver Dollar recovered after 9/11 Contributed by Individual
  40. Traditional clinker built wooden dinghy Traditional clinker built wooden dinghy Contributed by Individual
  41. Rattley Box Rattley Box Contributed by Individual
  42. A Business Card A Business Card Contributed by Individual
  43. Bionic Hand Bionic Hand Contributed by Museum
  44. Throne of Weapons Throne of Weapons Contributed by The British Museum
  45. Interacting with the World Wide Web Interacting with the World Wide Web Contributed by Individual
  46. Matthew Wilson's Plastic Plant Pots Matthew Wilson's Plastic Plant Pots Contributed by Individual
  47. Small porcelain figure of dog Small porcelain figure of dog Contributed by Individual
  48. Rope made of yak hair Rope made of yak hair Contributed by Individual
  49. Bunny Guinness' Mud Hut Bunny Guinness' Mud Hut Contributed by Individual
  50. Social piece of furniture #6, A. Ruhwald Social piece of furniture #6, A. Ruhwald Contributed by Museum

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