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Yet Another .... "What's This Tool"


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Old 11-26-2015, 10:30:05 PM
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Default Yet Another .... "What's This Tool"

Found this (tool ?) in a junk drawer of an old deceased buddy of mine. He spent many years of his life running Trap Lines in Alaska ... if that may help in identifying the tool ???
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A couple more pics ...
BTW ... it's cast iron
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Default Re: Yet Another .... "What's This Tool"

looks like it is a candle holder,
here is a link to one,
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Cast...p2047675.l2557

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I believe it's a miners candle holder you stuck it into one of the mine props for light?? Steve
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Yes that is a lamp holder for a mine
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Makes sense .... he had a large box of candles nearby.

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