Items from the 1960s

Cigarette case

The object is a stylish, slim case designed to hold cigarettes

Cadbury’s Smash

The object is a tin of Cadbury's Smash instant mash potato.

Book: Prehistoric Animals by Dr Maurice Burton

A book for older children about dinosaurs and other pre-historic animals.

Child’s Yo-Yo

This wooden Yo-Yo is for children

Beater for carpets and rugs

This wicker hand-held beater is designed to beat dust out of carpets and rugs.

Calor electric body massager

1950s Calor electric body massager and box.



Bobbins used to store sewing thread.


A vintage hair brush usually a part of a larger matching set of vanity items for the dressing table

The Beatles Monthly magazine

Beatles Monthly Book

This monthly book is all about The Beatles, one of the most successful musical groups in history.

Ever Ready Lamp

Eveready Bicycle Lamp

A metal Eveready lamp that would have been fitted to the front of your bicycle.


Bicycle horn/hooter

A bicycle horn/hooter that when squeezed warns pedestrians that a cyclist is present.

model rowing boat

Toy replica rowing boat

Toy replica wooden rowing boat with two oars.

bicycle chain

Dyto Bicycle chain

A single speed replacement bicycle chain with the width and height dimensions of ½ x ⅛ inches