NLM-622B0B: Post-Medieval Button

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BUTTON

Unique ID: NLM-622B0B

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

Copper alloy button. Cast plain discoid button of plano-convex section with a central knop or nipple on the front, and scars from the loss of a separate drawn wire loop on the back. A grey tint may arise from tin in the metal mix. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1700.

Diameter: 13mm, Thickness: 5.1mm, Weight: 3.00gms

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 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 5.1 mm
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 13 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: NLM39791

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

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: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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