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A History of the World in 100 Objects, Mass Production, Mass Persuasion (1780 - 1914 AD) Episode guide

  1. Suffragette-defaced penny

    5/5 Neil MacGregor with a penny coin defaced by suffragettes with the words "Votes for women".

    First broadcast: 15 Oct 2010

  2. Sudanese slit drum

    4/5 Neil MacGregor with a wooden drum from Sudan that Kitchener presented to Queen Victoria.

    First broadcast: 14 Oct 2010

  3. Hokusai's The Great Wave

    3/5 Neil MacGregor with a familiar image - Hokusai's The Great Wave.

    First broadcast: 13 Oct 2010

  4. Early Victorian tea set

    2/5 Neil MacGregor tells the story of the global trade in tea - with a Victorian tea set.

    First broadcast: 12 Oct 2010

  5. Ship's chronometer from HMS Beagle

    1/5 Neil MacGregor with the chronometer that accompanied Darwin to South America.

    First broadcast: 11 Oct 2010

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