Items from the 1970s

green net shopping bag

Green net shopping bag

Green net shopping bag, also known as string bags and mesh bags.

Unigate milk bottle

Unigate milk bottle

1 pint glass milk bottle from Unigate with an advert for PG Tips teabags.

Sony Walkman

Sony Walkman

Sony Walkman WMBF 60 Cassette Player/Radio


Doily Antimacassar

A green crocheted doily or antimacassar.

Children's microscope


Children's microscope.

Paddington Bear jigsaw puzzle

Paddington Bear jigsaw puzzle

54-piece cardboard puzzle featuring Paddington Bear character.

Fisher Price Chatter Telephone toy

Fisher Price Chatter Telephone toy

The Chatter Telephone is an iconic toy and one of Fisher Price’s best-selling products.

Green Shield Stamps and Catalogue

Green Shield Stamps and Catalogue

In the 1960s and 70s people collected Green Shield Stamps to exchange for gifts from a catalogue.

Sunny Jim Doll

Sunny Jim Rag Doll

Sunny Jim was the character on the front of Force cereal packaging and an advertising rag doll.

National Dried Milk Tin

Welfare Foods National Dried Milk Tin

Tin containing National Dried Milk produced during the Second World War.

super 8 cine camera 1960s

Super 8 cine camera

Eumigette Zoom Super 8 cine camera made by Austrian company Eumig in the 1960s.

novelty Victorian fireplace teapot

Novelty teapot

A small pottery teapot designed to look like a Victorian fireplace.