I found this piece of root in the woods, I am not sure what type of wood, but it looks like it may have been from a bush (Yew?), that have been cut an discarded. I put my 35yr old cowboy hat to show where/ size.
It is not really heavy, as it would be bulky try to carry about 5 blocks up hill.
-- Wildman, PA, http://www.lumberjocks.com/WildWoodMan.com