NLM-735765: Post-Medieval Button

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BUTTON

Unique ID: NLM-735765

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy button. Cast plano-convex button front with a scar on the back from the loss of a drawn wire loop. The front is plain with a central knop or nipple. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1700.

Diameter: 15.5mm, Thickness: 4.8mm, Weight: 3.83gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.8 mm
Weight: 3.83 g
Diameter: 15.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 22nd March 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM32068

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
To be known as: Stillington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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