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Unique ID: LVPL-2CAD61

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

A possible small button missing its loop.

The object is circular in shape, with a slightly raised top and bottom, which would give it a rounded diamond-shape cross-section. The object has two holes in the centre of the circle on one side. It has a silver-grey patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 6 mm
Weight: 1.7 g
Diameter: 8.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th March 2018 - Friday 20th April 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Seonnie Sergeant
Identified by: Ms Seonnie Sergeant

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Eden (District)
To be known as: Newby

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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