What is it? Answers CXII

Thursday, April 13, 2006

636. Distributor adjusting tool, U.S. patent number 2283789; stamped on this one: "No. 115, Point aligning tool, K.D. Mfg. Co., Lancaster PA". Patented in 1942.

637. Indian war club

638. Compass/sundial, circa 1860's.

639. Letter opener/scale, made in Denmark, U.S. patent 2612365.

640. Ice shaver

641. Pen, pencil, and knife set

I think that the knife was mainly used as an eraser, by scraping away a thin layer of paper.

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