Sunday, August 8, 2010

What IS It?

Congratulations to Joy, the winner of the August 5th What IS It? quiz. Joy is the lucky winner of a truly tacky postcard.

And now for today's quiz:

We spotted this magnificently crafted item of solid sterling silver at the Sturgeon Bay Maritime Museum, so that tells you it was designed with a nautical purpose.  What is it?


  1. That looks like a sink from an either an officer's head or stateroom on a ship or submarine. (I watch too many old Navy comedy movies)

  2. We believe it has something to do religiously at sea. Kitty and Jay (Baptism????)