I swear, this is one of those little bits of this and that that has been around for 50s years. What do you think? When I go to estate sales, I see them. I buy them. I must have three just like this, and another three of a derivative style. If you can’t find your own authentic retro-treasure, these are $3.95 plus shipping online here, or I bet they have them at Bed, Bath & Beyond, maybe even your local hardware store.