Neil MacGregor with a familiar image - Hokusai's The Great Wave. Read more
Mass Production, Mass Persuasion (1780 - 1914 AD)
Hokusai's The Great Wave
Neil MacGregor with a familiar image - Hokusai's The Great Wave.
Sudanese slit drum
Neil MacGregor with a wooden drum from Sudan that Kitchener presented to Queen Victoria.
Neil MacGregor with a penny coin defaced by suffragettes with the words "Votes for women".
The World of Our Making (1914 - 2010 AD)
Russian revolutionary plate
Neil MacGregor nears the end of his world history - with a Russian revolutionary plate.
Hockney's In the Dull Village
Neil MacGregor considers the state of human rights - with a David Hockney print.
Throne of Weapons
Neil MacGregor with an African throne - made from decommissioned guns.
Neil MacGregor with a credit card - one that is compliant with Sharia law.
Solar-powered lamp and charger
Neil MacGregor's last object in his world history - a solar-powered lamp and charger.
The first Indian to win Miss World
Reita Faria was the first Indian to win the Miss World beauty competition in 1966
William Dalrymple explores the East India Company's legacy for the 21st century.
William Dalrymple's history of the East India Company and how it came to subdue India.
Cofio ac anghofio
Cyfres am rai o’r Cymry brofodd y Rhyfel Mawr ac am effaith diwedd y rhyfel arnynt.
Mal Pope sits in
Relax with Mal for classic songs from the 40's, 50's and beyond.