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2041. 10-1/2" long:
2042. 12" long, this was sent in by a visitor who is looking to find its purpose, it was found in a building which used to be an automotive machine shop:
2043. 5-1/8" long, someone would like to find out where this lens was used:
2044. Around 16" long:
2045. 6-1/2" long, take a look at Neatorama for more guesses and a chance to win a T-shirt:
2046. Another unidentified item that was sent in by a visitor, his description of it:
It is approximately 2" long by 3/4" wide and 1-1/2" tall. Solid brass. There are only two markings, an 'H' on one end and a '2' on one side. The top view shows a level bubble with markings of 1 through 9 on the glass.
It comes with a form fit leather case. The case has a brass snap with the words 'English Make' surrounding a deer head on it.
2041. The Niagara fish hook holder, mfd. by H.C. Buicke & Sons, North Tonawanda, N.Y., patent number 2,190,647:
2042. No answer yet for this one, guesses for it:
2043. This is most likely an old automobile brake light, some early cars didn't come equipped with them so they were sold separately in several different designs.
Someone sent in this photo of a 1940s Ford, the size and shape of the tail light is similar to the stop lens, it might have been an aftermarket part.
2044. A Taylor Fur Getter from 1914, according to the owner it's a set trap that was used by farmers and ranchers to kill coyotes, patent number 1,098,742:
2045. An Ankeny grapefruit cutter and seeder, patent number 1,542,352:
2046. The most popular guess for this device is that it was used with a cannon or other large military gun:
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