HESH-8C7DD4: Post Medieval: Button

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BUTTON

Unique ID: HESH-8C7DD4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver plated copper alloy button. It is circular in plan and D shaped in cross section. From the centre of the reverse extends a broken applied hoop. The front surface is covered in a thick sheet of white metal plating

The button measures: 7.66mm thick, 27.97mm in diameter and weigh 10.7 grams

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 1650
Date to: Circa AD 1850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 7.7 mm
Weight: 10.7 g
Diameter: 27.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jake Dolphin
Identified by: Mr Jake Dolphin
Secondary identifier: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Brampton Bryan (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO3772
Four figure Latitude: 52.34244147
Four figure longitude: -2.92617042
1:25K map: SO3772
1:10K map: SO37SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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