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Unique ID: LON-4B68C2
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A complete Post Medieval, copper alloy cuff link or cuff button dating from AD 1750-1800. Each fastener is oval and depicts a caricature bust, in the style of Mr Punch within a border. The border is decorated at the cardinal points with two large annulets, between which are two small annulets stacked upon each other. The rear of the two fasteners is undecorated. They have an integral looped shank and are joined by a drawn wire link.
Dimensions of individual fastener: length: 17.12mm; width: 13.06mm; weight: 1.55g
A similar cuff link depicting a foul anchor on the database is PUBLIC-514C69.
Reference: Read, B. 2005. Metal Buttons C.900BC - AD1700. Portcullis Publishing, Langport, Somerset
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Length: 17.12 mm
Width: 13.06 mm
Weight: 1.55 g
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4 Figure: TQ3877
Four figure Latitude: 51.47513765
Four figure longitude: -0.01433411
1:25K map: TQ3877
1:10K map: TQ37NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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