NLM-428BAE: Post-Medieval Button

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM-428BAE

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy button. Flat discoid button front, plain, with a possibly rouletted billeted border. A separate cast loop is brazed to the back. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1825-1900.

Diameter: 17.6mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 1.8mm, Weight: 2.85gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1825
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 2.85 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 27th April 2017

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM36066

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

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: Low Burnham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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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