The room did not have many tools object left. So it is hard to tell what kind of things they used. But this makes the fact clear that, at that time, the slaves were actually considered as property of the owner whom they worked for. Hence they were not allowed to own any property of their own. The condition of the room was clearly stating that this house was never decorated or lightened up, in order to stay hidden from outside world. But among all this there was one thing that was pinching hard. There was an old rusty bayonet nailed to the wall. What could that be there for?