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    • Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
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Record ID: NMS-1AD596
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy button comprising a solid biconvex head and integral undrilled loop. Diameter 10mm. Length 13.5mm. 16th century.
Created on: Tuesday 24th September 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 24th September 2013
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Record ID: NMS-158E65
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete post-medieval copper alloy button, plano-convex with central boss and two concentric outer ribs, stumps of loop on reverse. Diam.12.5mm. 4mm thick. 17th century.
Created on: Tuesday 24th September 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 24th September 2013
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Record ID: SF-020555
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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A cast copper-alloy button of Post-Medieval date. It has a dome-shaped head with flat back face and moulded decoration on the front face. This comprises a worn floral motif with central projecting knop. At the centre of the back face is an integral suspension loop that is flat, oval in form and with a small circular sewing hole. The entire object measures 15.09mm in length, 12.74mm in diameter and 4.03g in weight. This button is of Post-Medieval date, c.16th-17th centuries AD.
Created on: Monday 23rd September 2013
Last updated: Monday 23rd September 2013
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Acton', grid reference and parish protected.

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Record ID: SF-01EFA0
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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A cast copper-alloy button of Post-Medieval date. It has a biconical head that is hollow and has openwork decoration. At the centre of the back face is an integral suspension loop with circular aperture. The front and back surfaces of each hemisphere have six triangular perforations and there is a small projecting knop at the centre of the front face. The entire object has worn surfaces and measures 16.89mm in length, 11.16mm in diameter and 1.51g in weight. This button is of early Post-Medieval date with a near identical parallel noted from Norwich (Margeson, 1993: no. 102). It is of…
Created on: Monday 23rd September 2013
Last updated: Monday 23rd September 2013
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Acton', grid reference and parish protected.

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Record ID: CORN-AECAD3
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Cornwall
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Die-cut copper alloy two-piece, circular, flat, engine-engraved button with the device of a field-piece or gun with an eight-spoked wheel. Above the field gun there is a scroll with the letters 'MOUNTS BAY' and below the gun a scroll with the letters 'VOLUNTEERS'. There does not appear to be a backmark around the base of the attachment loop on the back of the button, but the surface is corroded. Ivall & Thomas (1974) illustrates a similar button of the St Ives Volunteers on page 43, Plate O, No.171, which is dated from c.1804-1808. Read (1988) illustrates a similar button found …
Created on: Thursday 19th September 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 29th October 2013
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Record ID: LEIC-95C3E3
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Leicestershire
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Early Post medieval lead alloy button, the button is circular with a domed upper surface. It is decorated with a swirling pattern formed of curved incised luines radiating outwards. The reverse of teh button is flat and has an integral rectangular protrusion with a circular hole for attaching to a garment.
Created on: Wednesday 18th September 2013
Last updated: Thursday 24th April 2014
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Record ID: LEIC-958862
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Leicestershire
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Post medieval copper alloy gilded button, 22mm in diameter, 4mm thick and weighing 3.60grams. The button is domed and hollow and depicts the crest of the Midland Railway Company which is inscribed in the border surrounding it. The railway was in operation 1844 to 1922, evolving from the Swannington Railway Co in Leics.
Created on: Wednesday 18th September 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 25th September 2013
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Record ID: NMS-727054
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval lead alloy button with incomplete solid plan-convex head and undrilled loop. The head is decorated with five moulded triangular notches (two are largely missing). Length 14.5mm. Diameter 11.5mm. 16th century.
Created on: Monday 16th September 2013
Last updated: Monday 16th September 2013
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Record ID: YORYM-2E0B61
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A complete copper alloy button of post-medieval date. The button is domed being circular in plan with a convex front and a flat back with an integrally cast shank. The button is undecorated with a central projecting knop. The metal has a mid reddish-brown patina and is worn. The button weighs 2g, is 10.5mm in diameter, 13.6mm long, the shank is 6.5mm wide and 1.7mm thick.
Created on: Friday 13th September 2013
Last updated: Friday 13th September 2013
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Record ID: NLM-1B7791
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
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Lead Button. Cast flat discoid button with an integrally cast and drilled rectangular loop. The button front bears a motif in relief comprising three or more radial lines, possibly with a single pellet between each pair. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1700. Diameter: 19.2mm, Thickness (overall including loop): 9.2mm, Weight: 5.31gms.
Created on: Thursday 12th September 2013
Last updated: Monday 16th September 2013
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Record ID: CORN-0F63B1
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Cornwall
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Incomplete cast copper alloy livery button, circular in plan and slightly domed in profile, with a buck 'tripant proper' to the left of a falcon with long tail feathers, both standing on a 'torse' or twisted roll of fabric laid at the base of the crest. The buck may be the arms of the Glanvilles, originally of St Germans, but at this time based in Treswithian Downs, Camborne, to the north of the findspot. The falcon may be the arms of the Hawkey family of St Winnow and Launcells or the Kemp family of Veryan, Blisland and Gerrans. This combination may represent a union or marriage of t…
Created on: Thursday 12th September 2013
Last updated: Saturday 25th January 2014
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Record ID: NMS-DA40F3
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
Post-medieval copper alloy button with solid bi-convex head and integral undrilled loop. Diameter 10.5mm. Length 12.5mm. 16th century.
Created on: Monday 9th September 2013
Last updated: Monday 9th September 2013
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Record ID: GLO-D97596
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Gloucestershire
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Lead alloy button, this is circular in plan and hemispherical in cross-section. The face is decorated with four pellets in the middle with four roundels with pellets in the centre around the outside. There is the base for an integral loop on the reverse. Date 1500-1600
Created on: Monday 9th September 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 21st January 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Forest of Dean', grid reference and parish protected.

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Record ID: CORN-748047
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Cornwall
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Cast copper alloy three-piece button, circular in plan and semi-circular in profile, with central recessed circle within a raised circular border, surrounded by eleven raised and recessed triangles, creating a sunburst effect. The back of the button has a soldered plate with a soldered copper alloy wire attachment loop. Bailey (2004) illustrates a similar buttons on page 575, Figs.9.297 & 9.299, which are dated from the 18th to the early 19th century. The plate on the back looks 19th century in date.
Created on: Wednesday 4th September 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 29th October 2013
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Record ID: CORN-742D91
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Cornwall
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Cast copper alloy and zinc 'tombac' button, circular in plan and triangular in profile, with six raised polished triangles meeting in a central point, surrounded by a border of twelve angled semi-circular sections that still have file marks. The back of the button has a raised soldered cone with an incomplete iron attachment loop, and there is a white residue towards the inner edge which may be paint to curb the corrosion. Bailey (2004) illustrates a similar tombac button on page 53, Fig.9.108, which is dated from the 18th century.
Created on: Wednesday 4th September 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 29th October 2013
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Record ID: YORYM-737690
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: York
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
An incomplete copper alloy button of post-medieval date. The head of the button is circular in plan, D-shaped in section and is decorated with raised curvilinear radiating lines around a central pellet. A twisted rope style border runs around the outer edge of the button head. From the reverse the remains of an integrally cast shank projects terminating in a worn break where it splits into a loop which would have allowed it to be sewn into place. The metal has a mid brownish-green colour and is worn. The button is 13.9mm in diameter, 10mm thick including shank and weighs 3.2g. A s…
Created on: Wednesday 4th September 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 11th September 2013
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Record ID: YORYM-DDCC83
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
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A complete but damaged and broken lead button of Post-Medieval date. The button is circular in plan with damaged and worn edges. The upper surface is decorated with a cross of hatching with indistinct elements within each resulting exterior panel. A loop extends from the reverse which has been broken away from the surface at one end and flattened into the back of the button. The button is a mid whitish-brown colour and is worn. The button is 21.1mm in diameter, 3.1mm thick and weighs 5.4g.
Created on: Wednesday 28th August 2013
Last updated: Friday 6th September 2013
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Record ID: DEV-C94375
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A postmedieval copper alloy button. The button is circular in plan and is decorated with an ornate floriate design on the front. Identified from image provided by East Devon Metal Detecting Club.
Created on: Tuesday 27th August 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 27th August 2013
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Record ID: YORYM-72DD77
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
An incomplete copper alloy button of Post-Medieval date. The button is circular in plan and designed to resemble an As or Dupondius of a Roman Emperor. The button depicts a laureate and bearded head right and the remains of worn text can be determined around the edge though cannot be read. It is not possible to determine exactly which Emperor the button depicts though it is likely to be one of the Severen dynasty. The reverse of the button is undecorated and the remains of a worn attachment shank project centrally. The meal has a brassy brown patina and is worn. The button is 28.2mm …
Created on: Friday 23rd August 2013
Last updated: Friday 6th September 2013
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Record ID: NLM-5DA6A2
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
Copper alloy Button. Cast concavo-convex Tombac button, as identified by the finder, with a drawn wire loop brazed to the back. The front bears an inscribed central circle with short angled lines radiating from it, within an outer ten-lobed double line border, all probably hand drawn. Chipped. The hollow button back retains extensive traces of adherent pale grey and white material. Suggested date: Post-Medieval to Modern, 1750-1850. Diameter: 20.4mm, Thickness: 0.7mm, Weight: 3.59gms.
Created on: Thursday 22nd August 2013
Last updated: Tuesday 3rd September 2013
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