Today's collaboration with What is it? Blog brings us this strange object: can you guess what it is?
Place your guess in the comment section (post no URL, please - let others play). No prize this week, you're playing for bragging rights only. Check out What is it? blog for more guessing game.
Update 7/30/07 - Here's the answer:
Hops pole carrier: the hops plant is a vine and to help them grow they put a large number of 15 foot poles in the ground and ran wires across the top; the holes on the end of this tool are for straps, which would then go around the neck and shoulders of the worker and allow him to carry the pole.