What is it? #461

Bamber

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These are roughly 3-4 inches, 70-100 mm long.
Once again, there are longer and shorter examples out there.
Despite looking so different they all have the same function.

What are they?


 

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I can't imagine lol it looks like it was something used by just about everybody, most were kept on a chain, I'm guessing for convenience
 

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I have no idea ~ except that they look like something horrible that the 'Witchfinder General' would have used ~ where they said that if the point went into to a women, and came out and there was no blood ~ then they were a witch [of course we now know that what they used were retractable points ]~ hell my mind must be in overdrive.... LOL
 

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it looks to me like they were used by all walks of life, one looks like a croquet hammer, there's a rifle and and owl
carried on a chain for convenience, I like the toothpick notion, except the tips look too big for that purpose
I thought maybe for putting sugar cubes in tea lol
 
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Guess who is an insufferable smart ass ..... me me me. I know what they are. They contain something that isn't what it says it is and they are like driverless cars.