Some mini-themes appeared in the objects that were brought along.
1. Childhood bears (and foxes)
|Harry, collected by Geoff 1956|
2. Things that belonged to Grandparents, Great-Grandparents and other relatives.
|A radio and tape player, collected by Keith. Previously owned by Keith's Grandad. Listen to an Audioboo of the tapeplayer in action here.|
|Chocolate Tin c. 1914. Collected by Paul, previously owned by his Great Uncle. The tin contained details of a convoy he followed across Europe, working as a journalist during The Great War.|
|Brownie camera, collected by Tracey previously owned by her Grandad.|
|An album of cigarette cards, c.1920's, collected by Cicily, previously owned by Uncle Albert Turner|
3. Handmade things
|Black Cat made by Amy's mum c.1986|
|Collection of soldiers, hand painted by Susannah|
|Higgy the papier mache monster made by Katie|
|K9 handbag made by Victoria|
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