NLM-4D2DB4: Post-Medieval Cuff Link fragment

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Unique ID: NLM-4D2DB4

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

Copper alloy cuff link fragment. Cast concavo-convex discoid plate, retaining off-white fixative in part of its hollow back. A triangular motif with a doubled border and its corners filled by triangular zones of fine diagonal hatching was perhaps executed with the help pof a hand-powered machine. A grey tint may arise from tin in the metal mix. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1650-1800.

Diameter: 15.2mm, Thickness (at edge): 1.3mm, Weight: 1.94gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1650
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 1.94 g
Diameter: 15.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39780

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

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 100 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 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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