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Neil MacGregor's last object in his world history - a solar-powered lamp and charger.
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Neil MacGregor with a credit card - one that is compliant with Sharia law.
Neil MacGregor with an African throne - made from decommissioned guns.
Neil MacGregor considers the state of human rights - with a David Hockney print.
Neil MacGregor nears the end of his world history - with a Russian revolutionary plate.
Neil MacGregor with a penny coin defaced by suffragettes with the words "Votes for women".
Neil MacGregor with a wooden drum from Sudan that Kitchener presented to Queen Victoria.
Neil MacGregor with a familiar image - Hokusai's The Great Wave.
Neil MacGregor tells the story of the global trade in tea - with a Victorian tea set.
Neil MacGregor with the chronometer that accompanied Darwin to South America.