SUR-D73597: Post medieval: Button

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Unique ID: SUR-D73597

Object type certainty: Certain
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A large button which is formed from a pair of sheet metal soldered hemispheres with a separate wire loop.


The date is uncertain and may be earlier than the dates suggested.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23.85 mm
Weight: 2.96 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.789

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Fabricated
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Hook (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7355
Four figure Latitude: 51.289465
Four figure longitude: -0.954539
1:25K map: SU7355
1:10K map: SU75NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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