NLM-C1F324: Roman Button and Loop Fastener

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BUTTON AND LOOP FASTENER

Unique ID: NLM-C1F324

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy button and loop fastener. Cast triangular loop with offset shank and an oval or teardrop-shaped front with a circumferential groove around its edge and a vertical rib at its basal or pointed end, Wild Class 3. Very worn, probably through long use. Suggested date: Early Roman, 50-150

Length: 38.4mm, Width: 17.5mm, Height (i.e. protrusion): 11.6mm, Weight: 9.62gms

Class: Wild Class 3

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 50
Date to: Circa AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.4 mm
Height: 11.6 mm
Width: 17.5 mm
Weight: 9.62 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th February 2019

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM43194

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Wetwang

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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