NLM-365AD4: Button from Barton upon Humber

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BUTTON

Unique ID: NLM-365AD4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy with white metal plating

Button. Cast slightly concavo-convex livery button with eagle and thunderbolt on display face; stamped legend on reverse reads: *EXTRA SUPERFINE*BEST QUALITY. Stub of wire loop remains on reverse.

Suggested date: Modern, 1850-1900.

Diameter: 26.12mm, Thickness: 2.6mm, Weight: 7.95gms.

Inscription: *EXTRA SUPERFINE*BEST QUALITY

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MODERN
Period from: MODERN
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1850
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.6 mm
Weight: 7.95 g
Diameter: 26.12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009 - Thursday 31st December 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM16559

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Barton upon Humber

Spatial coordinates


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: NLM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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