Somekind of old shovel/e-tool thingy. Has the text '1972' on the head. Have been told it's a redecorated Soviet e-tool but i'm not sure.
/r/whatisthisthingA red light on a stick mounted on my neighbours chimney. Never saw it being switched on.
/r/whatisthisthingThis thing found by the lock on the outside if a front door in Scandinavia
/r/whatisthisthingFound in mens toilet in work. About 20cm long. Did not touch.
/r/whatisthisthingFound on the floor of a lecture theatre in UK. Feels very metallic. (10p for size)
/r/whatisthisthingFound in a freshly ploughed field in Suffolk earlier this year and it’s been sitting in my truck bothering me ever since
/r/whatisthisthingRuler for size. Small thing I found in my house
/r/whatisthisthingWeird pink/purple/red stains keep appearing on different surfaces in my room
/r/whatisthisthingWhat is this lip on my mug for?
/r/whatisthisthingMy parents found this thing while cleaning out their attic.
/r/whatisthisthingFound on beach in Florida. About a foot long. Looks and feels like skeletal material.
/r/whatisthisthingA weird outlet found in an older Finnish apartment - Whats its use? (photo of wiring in comments)
/r/whatisthisthingLeft behind. Found in basement if our new home.
/r/whatisthisthingCan anyone recognize this cruise ship? Circa 2005. Pretty sure the ship left out of Miami. From a photo found in parents house.
/r/whatisthisthingGreen/ teal solid where the metal frame of my glasses joins the plastic(?) nose pads. Easily scrapped off. Developed over time, wasn't there originally.
/r/whatisthisthingSeen in a turkish museum, the balls seem to be able to freely roll, the whole thing seems to be a heavy metal. Everything else in the case was scissors, other cases nearby had weapons, like guns, and crossbows.
/r/whatisthisthingI see these things in the middle of train tracks in nearly every tram station.
/r/whatisthisthingWork updated the gps in our vans, added this little button sized thing. What is it?
/r/whatisthisthingTwo wood blocks with feet and a thin metal rod
/r/whatisthisthingFound this on the bank of a river drainage channel in North Lincolnshire, UK. Someone told me it was glass but was hoping if someone may be able to elaborate on what it may actually be. I've linked another picture in the comments.
/r/whatisthisthingI've been walking around with my deceased dad's keys but can't bear to remove this thin, flat, metal rectangle from the keychain, engraved "W0670." Penny for scale. Help me put a mystery to rest.
/r/whatisthisthingLooks like a seed. Found in Cancun, Mexico
/r/whatisthisthingWhat is this at the base of my door connecting to the frame?
/r/whatisthisthingThis isn't a water softener loop, is it?
/r/whatisthisthingSaw this thing almost turn down a one-way road into oncoming traffic in Las Vegas
/r/whatisthisthingQuarter sized metallic object I found in southern. California
/r/whatisthisthingA few kids pulled this out of the water when I was in Cuba. What is it?
/r/whatisthisthingGirlfriend found this at a garage sale for under $1 and gave it to me because I like sports memorabilia. But I have zero idea what it is...it’s clearly for sports betting of some nature but after looking online I can’t figure out how it’s used or where it’s from. Any help would be much appreciated!
/r/whatisthisthingWhen a current goes through this one of the plates heats up quite quickly while the other drops considerably in temperature. Also the plates are held together by tiny chunks of a silvery alloy & chips are about the size of my index finger or thumb.
/r/whatisthisthingThis thing has been taking/eating large cats in our yard for the better part of a year. It's sneaky. First time we've ever seen it.