He got it right down to the name and where it's manufactured.
Ridgerunner wrote:I think that it is a hemmin aid to allow the hem to be pinned an even distance from the surface before sewing. I believe it's called a Skirt or Pin-it Hem Marker and some can be used to hem trousers or curtains. I believe this model was made in Dayton, OH, just a 40 min drive due east. Then again, I've been known to be wrong on more than one occasion.