Identify this object, please?

  Graham. 17:27 08 Jul 2010
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70mm tall, seems to be brass. Found in the street.

  feb 17:33 08 Jul 2010

Looks like a button stick!

  jack 17:33 08 Jul 2010

As used in a solicitors office - perhaps maybe

  Strawballs 17:34 08 Jul 2010

Nothing to do with the old Woolsley car brand then

  jack 17:37 08 Jul 2010

I seem to recall army folk with brass buttons on dress uniforms had these
Will Bingalau know being an ex Marine
but I seem to recall them being a strip of thin springy metal- with notches up the central slot

  john bunyan 17:39 08 Jul 2010

I think too wide fpr a button stick. Naybe a boot remover
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  cycoze 17:56 08 Jul 2010

A golf divot tool perhaps?

  Brumas 18:06 08 Jul 2010

Isn't it one of those badges you mount on a bar above the old type front bumper of a classic car e.g. Wolseley ?

  cycoze 18:12 08 Jul 2010

The font looks like that of Wolseley uk builders merchant click here

Different to the old Wolseley Motor Company font/badge click here

  MAT ALAN 18:14 08 Jul 2010

I am with cycoze on this

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clearly similar to the ones in the link...

  Pineman100 18:16 08 Jul 2010

It's a thing for getting Boy Scouts out of horses' hooves.

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