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Old 12-18-2007, 07:39 PM   #6251
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A monocular View Master of sorts...you look in it and see a picture!
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Old 12-19-2007, 12:25 AM   #6252
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Old 12-19-2007, 02:41 AM   #6253
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Okay I'm going to take a stab at this.........I think it could be one of the 2.

A brass loupe magnifier
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A brass magnifier used to view photos or documents up closely
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Old 12-19-2007, 05:42 AM   #6254
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Nope x 4.

Here are pictures of 4 other versions of this same item. They all do the same thing and are technically the same device.
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Old 12-19-2007, 06:40 AM   #6255
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binoculars?? but ones like sailors(pirates) use but I cant think of the name of them right now.
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Old 12-19-2007, 06:45 AM   #6256
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Some kind of rangefinder?

That bullet looking ring is weird. This item must have been important enough to have it with you all the time... I guess.
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Old 12-19-2007, 07:08 AM   #6257
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or maybe a spotting scope?
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Old 12-19-2007, 07:36 AM   #6258
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A Map/Chart reader?
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Old 12-19-2007, 07:50 AM   #6259
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It is none of these.

Silver bullets are very important to some people, kemosabe.

There. I've given a huge clue.
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Old 12-19-2007, 07:51 AM   #6260
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It's a Tonto brand vampire detector
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