NLM-F3578F: Modern Button

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Unique ID: NLM-F3578F

Object type certainty: Certain
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Tortoiseshell and copper alloy button. A plano-convex polished tortoiseshell button with a drilled hole in the back for the loop and an inserted plate to which it is attached. The plate bears a five-pointed star with symbols in centre and points, within an outer cabled border enclosing a legend reading: GREAT SEAL OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA - 1907; the star is viewed against a stippled field.

Suggested date: Modern, 1910-1960.

Diameter: 20.5mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 4.9mm, Weight: 2.88gms


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MODERN
Period from: MODERN
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1910
Date to: Circa AD 1960

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.9 mm
Weight: 2.88 g
Diameter: 20.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 11th September 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM40472

Materials and construction

Primary material: Other
Secondary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

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

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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