1. Nat'l Tube Co? Found an 1864 IHP at the property so I'm very curious, what is it?

    As far as I can tell it has this: B. ? Co. -ORD ? A .NAT'L . TUBE CO And I believe its brass, it was folded so that the letters were backwards, I tried to unfold it and.. it broke.
  2. What could this be? Man-made or natural?

    Hi everyone! I discovered this tubular, small rock a few years ago and stumbled across it just recently emptying some boxes, when it struck me that I really don't know much about it. It is approximately 3cm long and 1cm in diameter. Both ends are uneven but one is smoothed/eroded/soft and...
  3. ✅ SOLVED Vintage lipstick tube?

    More than likely a lipstick tube. It's 2" x 11/16" dia., brass, and probably double walled with the letters SOLITAIR* stamped around the tube near the base. About 2/3 the way down the tube there is segmented compartment with a small hole. Weighs close to an ounce and heavy for its size. There...