Create Account

Enlarge Text
A A A

Be the first to guess what the pictured item is by leaving a comment below. If you have your own whatsit, our editors can include it in a future post. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and attach a clear picture, the size and any markings. Hopefully, we will be able to identify it for our readers! 

 

 

Note: For those of you who signed up to get notified of each response (by checking the “Notify me of follow-up comments” box in the “Add Comments” section) and find it’s generating too much email, you can unsubscribe to the “Whatsitwednesday” comments by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in the “Whatsitwednesday” email you receive.

Comments  

#32 Yes I think it is a fisherDaleF 2017-12-05 14:33
Fisherman's minnow net
#31 Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!FLGdNbr 2017-12-03 06:40
ANTIQUE 1893 PATENT LINKED RINGS CAST IRON HANDLE KITCHEN UTENSIL POT SCRUBBER
#30 Dish soap netgcox68 2017-12-01 17:25
Small slivers of left over soap bars were saved and put in the metal mesh net. This "net" of soap was swished around in the water to be used to wash dishes or small clothing items. Used where we use liquid dishwashing soap today. The handle looks to be Celluloid or Bakelite so from the 1920's to 1930's.
#29 Answer from KovelsKovels.com 2017-12-01 15:56
It's a sprat server - little fish had to all be fried and whisked out of fryer. Scandinavian. 
#28 obiekarenruth 2017-11-30 12:42
A small insect collecting net.
#27 Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!FLGdNbr 2017-11-30 06:01
Vintage jelly sieve/strainer/ colander with Bakelite handle.
#26 MyWhatsItGuessNvltyPfumeLvr 2017-11-30 05:39
A cooking strainer
#25 WhatsitSherlockManning 2017-11-30 05:03
I think it was used to pick apples and other fruit.
#24 Butterfly Netvlparker 2017-11-30 04:29
Butterfly Net
#23 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!OkiePoke 2017-11-30 04:20
Fisherman's minnow net.

Login to leave a comment.


Join The Discussion

Kovels.com is pleased to share your comments. Your postings may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in our print publications. We encourage a variety of opinions, but ask that you refrain from profanity and hate speech. To post comments, you must be a registered user of Kovels.com. Please remember that your username will appear with any comments you post.

Get The Latest Collecting News Every Week for FREE!

Enter your email below to receive Kovels Komments for the latest antiques & collectibles news, answers to readers questions, marks and tips. In your inbox every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium