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A history of the world in 100 objects

Priceless treasures from the British Museum are to be used to trace the history of the world for a new BBC Radio 4 series. The Telegraph profiles some of the objects. Gold coin of Croesus, c. 550BC, from modern Turkey. Due to his immense wealth, Croesus, king of the Lydian people who