Was going to do a poll on this but...apparently..you can't add pictures to a poll!
So, the options were:
Man made?
Natural?
I don't care!
:)
It's entirely possible that everyone knows what this is but it fills a moment to ask :)

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As I thought, a mixed response to this curious item, and thanks to everyone who commented.
A couple of correct answers amongst them and some so close they could almost taste it ๐Ÿ™‚
Any references to Squid takes the prize which is simply the glory of being right .
It is, of course, the stiffening (spine?) Of a common squid. It runs right up the back of the carapace and is, as far as my experience goes, one of the most amazing natural 'bones' ever!
But I don't know everything obviously ๐Ÿ˜„

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@Jkp I nearly suggested some kind of weird sea creature exoskeleton!

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