LANCUM-0E3890: Two objects.

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BUTTON

Unique ID: LANCUM-0E3890

Object type certainty: Certain
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Two objects:

A cast copper alloy button of post medieval date, 17th-18th century. The front is circular and convex with a six-petalled flower with stamens on a hatched field. The attachment loop is missing. Diameter: 30mm, weight: 8.5g

A cast copper alloy object, possibly a strap end of medieval-post medieval date. The object is asymmetrical with two pairs of oval indentations and seems to have been truncated at the height of the rivet hole/s. Length: 34mm, width: 10mm, thickness: 5mm, weight: 8.5g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2
Weight: 6.8 g
Diameter: 30 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th February 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Rawhead

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Therese Falk
Identified by: Miss Therese Falk

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: CREWE AND NANTWICH

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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