A selection of artifacts relating to the Homes Long Ago, for use in the classroom to aid learning.


  • Cast iron kettle (replica)
  • Wooden candlestick
  • Ceramic hot water bottle
  • Toasting fork (replica)
  • Flat iron with 2 wooden pegs
  • Pair coal tongs (replica)
  • Two pieces of blue and white china
  • Carbolic soap, cotton washcloth and huckerback towel
  • Pair of spectacles in case
  • Victorian Penny in small wallet
  • Rag Rug (modern)
  • Photopack

Find the latest price list on our main Loans Boxes page.

To book a loans box contact Su Vale, our Learning Co-Ordinator on museum@worcestershire.gov.uk or phone 01299 250416.

Key topics: Victorians, homes, hygiene, cooking, lighting, heating

An example of contents from the Homes Long Ago loans box