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Unique ID: SUR-BD24F3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A flat discoidal post Medieval copper alloy "dandy" button of 18th to early 19th century date. The border was possibly carinated and the front has a border of lozengiform or chain link decoration and was white metal coated. The reverse has a central scar for a soldered wire shank.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1840

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 3.66 g
Diameter: 27.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th October 2019

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wokingham (Unitary Authority)
District: Wokingham (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Arborfield (Unitary Authority Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7567
Four figure Latitude: 51.39708702
Four figure longitude: -0.923339
1:25K map: SU7567
1:10K map: SU76NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Updated: 2 years ago

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