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Offline pamela

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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #10 on: August 26, 2012, 01:30:44 AM »
http://www.pressglas-pavillon.de/misc/06173.html  is a bell rope socket - is yours for a tiny string as you mentioned the word?  ;D
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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #11 on: August 26, 2012, 03:12:43 AM »
A light pull perhaps?


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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #12 on: August 26, 2012, 02:57:30 PM »
Nope and nope again,although Pamela did pick up on the clue I left but was on the wrong path,any more clues?  ;D ;D


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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #13 on: August 26, 2012, 04:19:56 PM »
Does it have a hole through it, or does it hold something?


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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #14 on: August 26, 2012, 05:05:44 PM »
I think I may know this, it is musical isn't it Keith....


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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #15 on: August 26, 2012, 05:16:49 PM »
Is it for holding the strings down on a slide guitar?


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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #16 on: August 26, 2012, 07:27:17 PM »
Spot on Robert,Ursa  ;D ;D


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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #17 on: August 27, 2012, 12:42:38 AM »
nice puzzle Keith  :)
are these made to measure, lost wax and casting?
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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #18 on: August 27, 2012, 11:44:33 AM »
AAAaarh!

It struck me last night, just as I was dropping off that it's a bottle-neck for a guitar!  :'( too late.

Originally, it really was just the broken neck from a bottle that was used.
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Re: Puzzle time!
« Reply #19 on: August 27, 2012, 02:36:14 PM »
Yep,they were cut and polished bottle necks,this one was probably from a bottle but the bloke does make them to order,colours,sizes etc...a sideline from his main business of glass repairs,I'll have to start playing the old guitar again,fingers in the ears time! :o ;D ;D

 

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