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The pictured item is 7 inches high by 4 1/4 wide.


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#51 Answerevans116 2019-02-02 12:11
If you are going to answer what last weeks whatsit then you need to give the answer. Oops!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!
#50 consensushartbrewer 2019-01-30 17:07
I would go with a washboard.
#49 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!Cat1313 2019-01-30 16:17
It is a child’s washboard. I had one in the early 1950’s.
#48 Sales sample washboardNaturesChild 2019-01-29 07:41
Is it a sales sample of a washboard? Sales people used to carry miniature sales samples of the products they were peddling to save space.
#47 Answer from Kovelskovels.com 2019-01-25 08:21
This is a hosiery washboard. It reads, "Warning! Wash silk hosiery on this special wash board only! Rub only toes, heels, and soles. Use ivory soap flakes exclusively, following special instructions on carton. Real Silk Hosiery Mills Inc., Indianapolis, IND. Phone our office in your city and a service representative will call.”
#46 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!clicknwait 2019-01-24 22:01
A soap saver washboard?
#45 washboardPandabear46 2019-01-24 19:20
for delicates or travel washboard
#44 guesshunterfinder 2019-01-24 18:22
musical instrument
#43 Wash board itemmommoochie 2019-01-24 16:37
Seems too small for a washboard. Looks too rough for delicates. My mother had a glass washboard that was used for delicates. The items on the side would not be conducive to having delicate items around it.
Other than that I can't guess!
#42 Laurenlaurelf 2019-01-24 12:22
At first I thought it was a washboard too, but when I saw the dimensions, I was thinking it might be a cheese grater. Just a wild guess.

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