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BUTTON

Unique ID: NMS-CC85A1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post-medieval copper alloy button with an integral drilled loop: a biconical, hollow openwork head with a small central nipple and engraved lines between six sub-triangular perforations on the front face, and with six perforations on the rear face. Comparable with Baart et al. 1977, 185, no. 235, Margeson 1993, 20-2, fig. 11 no. 102 and Read 2005, 30, no. 93. Diameter 11mm. Length 18mm. 16th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Exactly AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18 mm
Diameter: 11 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th February 2018 - Tuesday 14th March 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 34840
Other reference: AMD032018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Bintree (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF9924
Four figure Latitude: 52.77689618
Four figure longitude: 0.94890106
1:25K map: TF9924
1:10K map: TF92SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
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