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    • Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
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Record ID: LON-9D2411
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Greater London Authority
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval lead-alloy button, dating to the 17th-18th century. The button is biconvex, hollow, composite button with a separate wire shank. On the reverse there are two blow-holes either side of the shank. There is some damage to the button with dents on both the top and reverse. Dimensions: diameter: 18.30mm; height: 19.46mm, weight: 3.69g. A similar button on the database is LON-BC17A3. Read (2005:111) notes that this type of button are 17th century but the use probably extended into the 18th century, he illustrates similar examples - nos 457-459. Reference: Read, B. 2005. Me…
Created on: Friday 21st October 2016
Last updated: Thursday 9th March 2017
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Record ID: NMS-8E9ED8
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post-medieval copper alloy button comprising a solid plano-convex head and an (incomplete) integral non-drilled loop. Diameter 11.2mm. Extant length 13.4mm. 16th century.
Created on: Thursday 20th October 2016
Last updated: Thursday 20th October 2016
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Record ID: NLM-8B254D
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Lead alloy button. Cast discoid plano-convex button with the stub of an integrally cast and undrilled loop. The front bears a spiral design of six arms radiating from a central noss. A mould line appears on the back. Lightly patinated. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600. Diameter: 15.7mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 5.6mm, Weight: 5.17gms
Created on: Thursday 20th October 2016
Last updated: Thursday 20th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Springthorpe', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-8A18B3
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button. Plain cast discoid button with green material where the loop should occur on the back, possibly burnt. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1850-1900. Diameter: 18.1mm, Thickness (clear of loop position): 1.2mm, Weight: 2.49gms
Created on: Thursday 20th October 2016
Last updated: Thursday 20th October 2016
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Record ID: NMS-79DCDE
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post-medieval copper alloy button comprising a solid plano-convex head and an integral drilled loop. Diameter 10.8mm. Length 15.2mm. 16th century.
Created on: Wednesday 19th October 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 19th October 2016
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Record ID: NLM-771BAB
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button. Concavo-convex button front with a cast and filed loop brazed to the back. The slightly concave front bears the engine drawn motif of an eleven-petalled flower with each petal defined by a series of interleaved elongated oval figures within a raised rim. A grey tint may arise from tin within the metal mix. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1775-1875. Diameter: 15.7mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 1.2mm, Weight: 1.73gms.
Created on: Wednesday 19th October 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 19th October 2016
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Record ID: NLM-636F98
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Lead alloy button fragment. Cast plano-convex discoid button with the stubs of an integrally cast and undrilled loop projecting from the flat back. The convex front bears a moulded design comprising five radial ribs with a pellet between each adjacent pair. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600. Diameter: 12.9mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 5mm, Weight: 2.18gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th October 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 19th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Legbourne', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-636658
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button fragment. Cast globular biconvex button with the stub of an integrally cast and drilled loop. Fiercely abraded. Suggested date: Post-Medieval,1500-1600. Diameter: 10.7mm, Height (as found): 10.1mm, Weight: 3.26gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th October 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 19th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Legbourne', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMS-5F7343
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Corroded post-medieval copper alloy button with an integral drilled loop: a biconical, hollow openwork head with a small central nipple and engraved lines between six triangular perforations on the front face, and with six perforations on the rear face. Comparable with Baart et al. 1977, 185, no. 235, Margeson 1993, 20-2, fig. 11, no. 102 and Read 2005, 30, no. 93. Diameter c.11mm. Length c.18mm. 16th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th October 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 18th October 2016
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Record ID: BUC-4C8D17
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post medieval lead alloy and tin button or cloak- fastener with integral undrilled shank. The lead front of the button is circular with a slightly convex front. The front is decorated with moulded relief consisting of a raised cross pattee, this has a line of pellets and incised lines running down the arms of the cross, with a large pellet in the centre. In each quarter of the cross there are four indented chevrons extending out from the raised border. The tin reverse is attached to the lead front, and has a casting line across the diameter of the button. In the centre of…
Created on: Monday 17th October 2016
Last updated: Monday 31st October 2016
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Record ID: NLM-4A7E78
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button fragment. Concavo-convex discoid front from a composite button with a probably machine turned decoration of concentric rings, the outermost filled by fine spiral cross-hatch. A grey tint may arise from tin in the metal mix. Chipped. Pale buff material coat the back. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1650-1750. Diameter: 21.8mm, Height: 3.7mm, Thickness: 1mm, Weight: 3.31gms
Created on: Monday 17th October 2016
Last updated: Monday 17th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Muckton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-4A0FD4
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button. Cast plano-convex button with a plain front with a central knop or nipple, and stubs of a drawn copper alloy wire loop projecting from the back. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1700. Diameter: 13.4mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 4.9mm, Weight: 3.10gms
Created on: Monday 17th October 2016
Last updated: Monday 17th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alkborough', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-49BE63
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
: Copper alloy button. Cast globular biconvex button with an integrally cast and drilled shank. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600. Diameter: 12.0mm, Height: 15.8mm, Weight: 5.19gms
Created on: Monday 17th October 2016
Last updated: Monday 17th October 2016
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Record ID: FAKL-498DBC
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Doncaster
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Post Medievl lead alloy button, low, domed shape with raised, cast decoration. This consists of a small central pellet surrounded by a ring around which is a series of looped elements, a ringed dot, a figure of 8 and other elements too damaged to describe. The integral loop is set on top of a transverse casting seam. Probably seventeenth century. Diameter 18.2mm, Height (of button) 4.5mm, Mass 9,28g.
Created on: Monday 17th October 2016
Last updated: Monday 17th October 2016
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Record ID: NLM-0CA6CA
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button. Plano-convex pressed metal composite uniform button with a prominent rounded rim. The front bears the Royal arms in relief. The back bears a drawn wire loop inserted into a central hollow, and the maker's legend: ED GILL. BIRMINGHAM. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1860-1900. Diameter: 24.6mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 6.8mm, Weight: 5.90gms
Created on: Friday 14th October 2016
Last updated: Friday 14th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wharton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-0C9B06
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button. Plano-convex pressed metal composite uniform button, with a convex front with a broad rim, and a drawn wire loop passing into its back plate. The front bears a crowned monogram VR, with a circumferential Garter-style legend reading: ENGINEER VOLUNTEERS. The back bears an indistinct stamped maker's legend. The recruitment of specialist troops as volunteers arose from British anxiety at the resurgence of France under Louis Napoleon III, c.1848-1871, which also led to the construction of modern coastal fortifications from the Humber to the Solent. Suggested date: Pos…
Created on: Friday 14th October 2016
Last updated: Friday 14th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wharton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMS-F5FA5D
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post-medieval cast copper alloy button comprising a solid bi-convex head and an integral non-drilled loop. Diameter 12mm. Length 16.5mm. 16th century.
Created on: Thursday 13th October 2016
Last updated: Thursday 13th October 2016
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EAD268
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Greater London Authority
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Post Medieval lead-alloy button, dating 16th century - early 17th century. The button is discoidal and solid, with a convex front and flat back.There is an integral, circular-section looped shank on the back of the button, which has been flattened almost 90 degrees from its original position. The front of the button is decorated with a moulded relief, hatched, basket-weave deisgn. There is a mould line on the reverse of the button, spanning the diameter. Buttons of similar shape, although with different decoration, can be found in Read (2005:p 57/59, no's 214 and 219) t…
Created on: Wednesday 12th October 2016
Last updated: Thursday 13th October 2016
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Record ID: NLM-CE6965
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button. Small discoid composite plano-convex button comprising a die stamped front with a five-petalled flower with spiral framing elements, all viewed against a finely stippled ground; a drawn wire loop passes into a plain back plate. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1850-1900. Diameter: 12.8mm, Thickness (clear of loop): 3.1mm, Weight: 0.78gms
Created on: Tuesday 11th October 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 11th October 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Holme', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-CDDEBB
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy button fragment. Pressed metal concavo-convex front from a composite uniform button. The front depicts an anchor within a cabled rim and against a finely horizontally lined field. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1850-1900. Diameter: 16.4mm, Height: 5.6mm, Thickness: 0.7mm, Weight: 0.98gms
Created on: Tuesday 11th October 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 11th October 2016
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