Raleigh Chopper

Raleigh Chopper

This example of the iconic Chopper was given to the museum by Raleigh in 1983. Raleigh was founded in 1888 when Frank Bowden bought a small bicycle company on Raleigh Street in Nottingham.

Tea At Englefield Green by Paul Sandby

Tea at Englefield Green

Englefield Green is a place in northern Surrey, near Egham. It's where one of England's finest watercolourists, Paul Sandby chose as a scene for this painting.

Boots Baby Weighing Scales from 1930

Baby Weight Scales

A Baby Weigher, created around 1930 in Nottingham by Boots, this was used to weigh new-born babies in hospital.

An antique jewellery box

Jewellery Box

This antique silver jewellery box is etched with decorative drawings along its four sides, and on the lid. The box contains a lock, operated by a small key.