Stuff The British Stole

Throughout its reign, the British Empire stole a lot of stuff. Today those objects are housed in genteel institutions across the UK and the world. They usually come with polite plaques. This is a series about the not-so-polite history behind those objects.

Episodes

Podcast: Stuff The British Stole: A Tiger and a Scream

How a toy tiger became the symbol of a struggle between India and its former British colonisers [more inside]
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