What Is It?:
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This week’s What Is It? item can be found at Archive Antiques in New Town. The curved metal parts decorated with fine, precise markings and petite engraved numbers takes me back to those long afternoons in maths class with a vacant expression, a protractor and a trigonometry text book.
Although innocent in appearance, this palm-sized tool was used for far more sinister activities and played a part in one of the deadliest events in human history.
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