posted on May, 5 2013 @ 07:55 AM
A. In almost all places of worship, there would be offertories. In some places of worship, this would be in particular shapes. In some pilgrimage
places, there are effigies in shape of hands, etc stamped on silver or gold etc to be offered as sign of their prayers being answered.
B. In some places of worship, worshipers/pilgrims would submit some symbolic offerings
I think, these spherical objects may been some sort of symbolic offerings and would have been deposited into some receptacle and ending down under in