No blades of any kind.So it is not a nail clipper!
There could be a reason for this, depending on what exactly the associations are.
Not such thing, not photo related specifically.Air blower that attached to caned air I forget the brand but widely sold in camera stores durning the film/dark room days
So it’s late and I just remembered the name “Dustoff”
It looks like the locking mechanism to a petty cash boxor something similar turned by a key
Lock related.Some form of catch
It's not lock itself.Toilet door lock
Yes, in the middle / center parts.Does the visible part rotate
It's not a sort of a lock, it's lock related.So it’s not photo related
It’s sorta of a “lock”
Kitchen cooking related
The image above shows practically complete B side. Anything wider, and part of A side will appear, and then it would be clear at once.Maybe you turn the B-side to lock the object in-place, which then allows one to attach the assembly to something, like a desk drawer?
Can you define “not specifically tool, toy or kitchen” related. So by your vague statement is why I’m looking for you definition!
This side looks like it locks on a square leg, if that’s is true, this could be used on scaffolding, or an adjustable work bench top, or could be part of a clamp, the list could be extensive!
The square is correct. IMO this square hole gives the answer.This side looks like it locks on a square leg, if that’s is true, this could be used on scaffolding, or an adjustable work bench top, or could be part of a clamp, the list could be extensive!