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Asian Antiques1047 of 3355MADE IN JAPAN CERAMIC FLORAL TILE/ WOOD TRAY? Jadeite Gold Dragon Phoenix Ring
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Posted 10 months ago

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Xhayes55
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Found this metal detecting in east TN. It is an area were civil war battle item have been found. No marking on item. It is fairly heavy. It has threads on pipe. Just wanting any information I can get on the item.

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  1. TubeAmp TubeAmp, 10 months ago
    If it was ever used hippies lost it...

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  2. gabrielatrevino88 gabrielatrevino88, 10 months ago
    Looks like a hooka... might of been a smoking device .
  3. Xhayes55, 10 months ago
    Yes I believe it is a smoking device. How old?
  4. TubeAmp TubeAmp, 10 months ago
    I would think 60-70's. Maybe kids "borrowed" it and took it to the woods to smoke it and left it. I would expect more corrosion if it was much older.

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  5. Xhayes55, 10 months ago
    I don't believe that solid brass will corrode. It may tarnish a bit.

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