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#46 Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!andreikouznetsov 2017-05-25 14:51
mouse-trap
#45 mousetrapandreikouznetsov 2017-05-25 14:49
mousetrap
#44 Portable heating devicedamon loomis 2017-05-15 08:37
Some sort of coal or wood warmer
#43 Correct Answer from KovelsKovels.com 2017-05-05 14:53
Thank you for guessing. Most of you got it. It's an antique mouse trap.
#42 Have this alreadySunshiner 2017-05-04 21:33
This is a vintage Catchemalive Mouse Trap by Animal Trap Co. America, Lititz, Pennsylvania
#41 a better mouse trapjose50 2017-05-04 12:00
It looks like a rodent trap that was in use in the early 1900's. The intended victim walked over a trip lever or spring and the door slammed shut behind it.
#40 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay! Shurra 2017-05-04 10:37
Boot jack
#39 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay! Lovey 2017-05-04 10:29
This is a tough one. I'd agree that it looks like a bird/pigeon feeder as it appears to have been hung up by the hardware on top.
May also be some type of personal heater or a bootjack. This will be fun to watch!
I doubt it was a humane trap. Humane wasn't the way to go if you had to saddle up your horse to bring it to a relocation center!
#38 gregggregggloria 2017-05-04 09:06
Looks like a mouse trap.
#37 Whatissusan49 2017-05-04 07:00
Mouse trap

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