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    Posted 3 years ago

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    I found this in a barn along with some old license tags at a place I used to rent years ago I'm yet to figure out what it is I'm thinking it's either a fireplace tool for ashes a clue to this is the ring in the center of the rod which would be where it hung or it's a bed warmer Either way it's a strange looking thing. IT has the name Lincoln on the top of what appears to be some type of crest and it features a dragon Walking In Flames on the lid .
    It is numbered on the back..
    not sure what category to put this thing in.

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    1. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 3 years ago
      Based on the size of your fingers in 2nd pic, it doesn't look large enough to be either of those things -- could it be a 'silent butler' instead??

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