1191. This unidentified device was found in 1954, the 3-3/4" x 3" x 3-1/2" high unit is made of steel and weighs about 3 pounds. Followers on three shafts ride on a solid steel ball of about 1" diameter.
1192. 17-3/4" long, probably from the 1960's:
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1193. 18-1/2" long, submitted by a visitor who is looking to find the purpose of this lanyard; it can be adjusted by sliding the piece around the cords:
1194. This photo was taken by Simon while on his trip to Tokyo:
1195. 7" long:
1196. 3-3/4" long, another one submitted by a visitor:
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