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String Holders11 of 15Wall or ceiling mount string holder Odd but Very NiceAntique Twine holder
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Posted 5 years ago


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this thing looks like it hangs,it opens with a twist,made of heavy metal and looks like you would put something inside.i realy have no clue what it is do you

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  1. gargoylecollector gargoylecollector, 5 years ago
    it holds a ball of string to tie packages up,mostly used in stores ,made of cast iron
  2. huey huey, 5 years ago
    thanks that would make sense ,we had a family store dating back to tha 1890,s
  3. gargoylecollector gargoylecollector, 5 years ago
    glad to help!
  4. Phatbuddha Phatbuddha, 5 years ago
    How big is it? It looks like a old bee cage for posting.
    They use to send queen bees in the post in cages like the one you have.
  5. huey huey, 5 years ago
    its about 3.5 across never heard of a bee cage

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