Old wrought iron plant stand. That brown blob on the shelf is actually the remnants of an insect nest. I think it was a praying mantis nest.
About Pam Greer
Pam Greer can be found at her foodie (and wine, and books, and cats) blog: Sidewalk Shoes, at her professional photography business: Pamela Greer Photography, at her daily photography blog: Pamela Greer 365. By the time you've read this, she has probably started another site.