NLM-4A0FD4: Post-Medieval Button

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BUTTON

Unique ID: NLM-4A0FD4

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

Copper alloy button. Cast plano-convex button with a plain front with a central knop or nipple, and stubs of a drawn copper alloy wire loop projecting from the back. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1700.

Diameter: 13.4mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 4.9mm, Weight: 3.10gms

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: 4.9 mm
Weight: 3.1 g
Diameter: 13.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 6th October 2016

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM33904

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

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: Alkborough

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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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Audit data

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

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