It made a great Halloween costume.
You misbehaved in school.
You were playing the part of the donkey in the school play.
A model for a human-powered tank.
An early model of a flying saucer.
An antique clothes washer/dryer.
A medicine man
The pointy toes were good for squashing bugs.
They were considered very fashionable.
They could be used for protection by kicking your enemies.
The novice is getting his tonsure, a haircut indicating his status.
To keep cool in the summer, priests often shaved their heads.
Priests shaved their heads as a way to prevent the spread of head lice.