Re: Another mystery! Welcome to Connecting to Collections Care › Forums › Group Forums › C2C Community Archives – 2012 through 2014 › Another mystery! › Re: Another mystery! March 5, 2013 at 7:57 pm #132936 Brittany Osborne ShunkMember I think it looks like a portable smoker. Someone may have used this to smoke meat/fish. I think its raised to put a fire beneath it and has the chimney to release excess smoke.