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With the days getting shorter and shorter, pretty lamps like this one help to brighten our spirits. But this illuminated object’s original function was not as a light source. What was it?

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18 Responses

  1. Lois says:

    Yes, a toaster. I have a great one like this. I wish more of our utilitarian objects were as beautiful.

  2. Julie says:

    It's a toaster!

  3. Sandi says:

    Definitely a toaster! Seen many of them in antique stores around here. Sandi

  4. Lorraine says:

    A toaster, I have one.

  5. Marita says:

    Pop tarts here I come, this toaster would make one yummy!

  6. Pixie Wiseman says:

    I believe this is an old toaster as well.

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