This week's collaboration with What is it? Blog brings us this strange item: can you guess its function?
Place your guess in the comment section. Please post no URL (let others play! ) No prize this week, you're playing for fun and bragging rights.
For more clues, check out What is it? Blog.Update 11/17/07 - the answer is:
This would have been found in a store, where it was used to hold and display carriage driver's whips. A knot was tied in the small end, which was then inserted into one of the slots.
Congratulations to Bill R. #8 who go it right!