What in tarnation? I believe it’s the sugar caddy from a tea set of unknown age.
I know I usually leave you in suspense… Apologies.
I also know I usually write more, but I’m feeling a bit drained today, so…
D7000. Nikon 75-150mm f/3.5 Zomb-E Series. ISO100, 1/13th (APmode), f/3.5. Extremely mild processing in Aperture: the light was that good.