Be an Object Detective – can you guess what today’s Mystery Object is?

Here are some clues to help you:
Looking at this object, can you guess what material it is made of?
What shapes do you see when you look at this artifact?
What do you think this artifact was used for?
Do we use any tools like this today?

 

Yesterday’s Mystery Object was Wax and a Seal.

Together they are used to seal letter shut. Before there were envelopes, seal were stamped into the wax to keep letter closed.