I found a bunch of stone it looks like it was either a house or several campfire places that I have not even touched yet
You know if it was something I could pick up today off the Walmart shelf I wouldn't be scared of it but considering I don't know shit and this stuff seems brittle I'm scared to touch it so excuse me for not being a professional born whatever the hell you want to call this.I was in East Tennessee in the White County area
I have found stuff that I thought was lead motivated together and I scratched it and it looks like silver also there's pieces in here that looks like it has possibly some gold in it LynnBased on your pics, I'd be inclined to carefully knock the rust off to get a better idea of what you've got here. I'm still of the opinion that this is the top portion of a European-made hanging oil lamp.
As far as the value goes, beauty is in the eye of the beholder... an item is only worth what someone will pay for it.
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