Apparently, this is what the Urim and Thummim actually look like:
I always thought the "seer stones" were a lot cooler! More like this:
Yeah, that's more like it! That's what I was shown and was taught for 46 years. Here's another example:
I don't know why, but the whole breast plate with the eyeglasses seems, somehow, more believable as a mechanism for translating ancient records than putting a polished stone in a hat. It was really weird seeing the real urim and thummim.