NLM5727: Badge.

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM5727

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Circular pressed badge with the view of a medieval town by a river. Possibly shows the arms of Bristol - ship emerging from castellated town port.


Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating completed (unamended). Drawing ref. added.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1300
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 21.4 mm
Thickness: 0.2 mm
Weight: 0.43 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM3053

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Decoration style: Figurative

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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