NLM-A41D1B: Post-Medieval Cuff Link fragment

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CUFF LINK

Unique ID: NLM-A41D1B

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

Silver possible cuff link fragment. A die-stamped disc with a sharply indented centre of diameter 5mm whose frayed edges now partly block the aperture. This was presumably the fixing point for an element to connect this object to its counterpart [both lost]. The display face bears a stamped and bordered vegetal design of curled tendrils. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1750-1850.

Diameter: 15.4mm, Thickness: 1mm, Weight: 0.88gms

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 1750
Date to: Circa AD 1850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.88 g
Diameter: 15.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 5th June 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39602

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Decoration style: Floral
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Calcethorpe

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: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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