Size: Pencil Recorded: March, 2017 Found: Vermont, United States Circa: 1950s? Made: Unknown Material: Aluminum Status: Known Thanks to Chip Taylor for submitting this item! This is the type of thing that’s cheap to produce, and was often used as giveaways. But not anymore. Though both professionals and hobbyists had a use for these things, very few do now. And we’re […]
Size: Big Gulp Mug Recorded: March, 2016 Found: New Hampshire, United States Circa: 1970s? Made: United States (probably) Material: Ceramic Status: Known Thanks to Kitty Mervine for submitting this item! Not too many hints here, but it’s likely an item that someone made, or finished at home. It appears to be made of “greenware,” a common clay material used for […]
Size: Kitchen Trash Can Recorded: February, 2017 Found: Sanibel Island, Florida, United States Circa: 1980s? Made: Unknown Material: Wire, Plastic Status: Known (Solved by reader) There’s a very popular thrift shop on the island called Noah’s Ark. They get a ton of donations, and sometimes, they don’t know what things are. This is one of those things. They gave it […]
These three things go together and do… what?
This one of those things that you know MUST exist, and yet – what is it?
Rooster Hooks! Used for… ?
Hey look it’s a… a… hmm.
It’s free TV! Well, no… it’s not. What is it? Mystery Object 448: Look Ma, No Plugs! was originally published on College of Curiosity
It’s free TV! Well, no… it’s not. What is it?
A nice common thing, now on display as an art piece. What is it?