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Record ID: FAKL-9B666E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy halfpenny of William and Mary (1668-1694) dated 169?. Heavily worn with little detain surviving. Obverse: super-imposed busts of William and Mary, right, [gvliemvs et maria dei gratia]. Reverse: Figure of Britannia, seated, left [britannia]. Diameter 22.3mm, Mass 4.44g
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Perton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: FAKL-891A98
Object type: PIPE TAMPER
Broad period: MODERN
County: Birmingham
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Modern, cast copper alloy pipe tamper in the form of a human leg. A shoe is suggested on the foot, this is marked by a defined heel and terminates at ankle level. A further transition is marked around the calf which could mark the top of a stocking. The knee is bent at 90 degrees and the leg terminates at mid thigh, the terminaltion being marked with with a pattern of crossing, incised lines. Length 45.0mm, Width 33.2mm, Diameter (of termination) 9.5mm, Mass 17.26g.
Created on: Thursday 18th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
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Record ID: NARC-85BAFD
Object type: FOB
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Fob seal of Post-Medieval to Modern date (AD 1750-1900). The object is composed of a circular suspension loop set at a right angle to the arms with a central circular perforation. The handle below the loop is of an openwork design consisting of a C-scroll with inward-turning scrolled ends which meet the boss. The boss is steeply domed with a sub-rectangular base which has been distorted by post-depositional processes. The boss is decorated with radiating lines around the arms and a scrolling design around the middle section. The lower circumferential border b…
Created on: Thursday 18th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 18th October 2018
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Record ID: NARC-5C1FAC
Object type: FORK (UTENSIL)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete probable Handle of post-Medieval to Modern date (AD 1650-1850). The object is figurative and is solid, cast, with in integral shaft projecting from the underside of the bust. The shaft or tang is circular in section with the circular foot. The upper portion of the object depicts an individual in 17th Century style clothing, with long hair and wide brimmed hat with a lace collar around the neck. The object is likely a handle to a toasting fork, it is solid and depicts an individual not in clerical grabs, and is therefore not an apostle spoon. The solid casting of a bust wi…
Created on: Tuesday 16th October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 17th October 2018
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Record ID: LON-5C0293
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Greater London Authority
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval cast copper alloy button dating from the 19th century. The obverse of the button bears the family creast of the Wolf family featuring a demi wolf rampant with lozenge between paws. The reverse is concave and has the maker's name FIRMINS 153 STRAND LONDON // & 13 CONDUIT. The copper alloy wire loop is present. Dimensions: diameter: 23.94mm; weight: 6.11g.
Created on: Tuesday 16th October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 17th October 2018
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Record ID: LON-5BCA4E
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Greater London Authority
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Post Medieval to Modern copper alloy three part button from a prison warders uniform dating from AD 1860-1902. This button is domed at the front and flat at the back. The pressed design at the front consists of a central royal crown with CONVICT DEPARTMENT around. The reverse of the button has the uniform outfitters name E MILNS & Co LONDON. The copper alloy wire loop is present. Dimensions: diameter: 23.08mm; weight: 5.39g. During the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century prisons were formed of two departments, the Prison Department and the Convict Depart…
Created on: Tuesday 16th October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 17th October 2018
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Record ID: SUR-484EC8
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: MODERN
County: Surrey
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Royal Artillery Button dating to 1790 to 1840. The button is convex and shows signs of having been heavilly polished during its use. The moulded design depicts three vertically stacked cannons with three bezants separated by stacks of cannon balls in a band above, all within a recessed shield-shaped field. The back is concave and has a stub of a now lost fixing lug.
Created on: Monday 15th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 16th October 2018
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Record ID: IOW-33AFA6
Object type: MEDALLION
Broad period: MODERN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Modern lead alloy commemorative medallion depicting Queen Victoria (1837-1901). Obverse: Bust of Queen Victoria right; [ ]IOUS MAJESTY VICTORIA Reverse: Crowned lines of lettering within a garland (mostly illegible); [ ]CROWNED[ ]. Length: 33.3mm; width: 27.1mm; thickness: 3.0mm. Weight: 8.22g. The object has been pierced with a circular hole before the head.
Created on: Sunday 14th October 2018
Last updated: Monday 15th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-F392F5
Object type: SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Lead bag seal. Cast disc with a slot in one edge and a bifurcated slot in the opposite edge, to function as a drawstring bag closure. One side bears the legend CARTERS in a handwritten script within a fine pelleted border. The other bears the capital letters LONDON* in a circumferential arrangement, again within a finely pelleted border.. Lightly patinated. Suggested date: Post-Medieval to Modern, 1875-1925 Diameter: 24.9mm, Thickness: 5.7mm, Weight: 16.11gms
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kelstern', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-F3578F
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: MODERN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
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
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Faldingworth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-DE021A
Object type: TAP
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy spout, possibly from a tap, 26.6mm in length. The spout has a circular section, which is slightly crushed, projecting from a polyhedral body which has a break across it. There is a rectangular projection on one side, which has a letter W engraved upon it.
Created on: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
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Record ID: SWYOR-DDFF23
Object type: CANNON BALL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Sheffield
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A possible Post Medieval iron cannon ball dating from about AD 1500 - 1950. It is a spherical ball of iron. It is 82mm diameter and 4.2kg (4200g). This size and weight does not conform to standard cannon ball measurements, but it could be a non-standard missile. Alternatively, it could also be a ball from a crushing mill, machinery or a bearing from a swiveling piece of machinery such as a crane or gun.
Created on: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 10th October 2018
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Record ID: SUR-DCBCC2
Object type: CLASP
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An oblong copper alloy tongue or chape from a buckle or clasp, 37.1mm in length, with a rounded lobe at one end. The front is engraved with the name Johnston Grove, in copperplate italic script. The rear has a hinge mount at one end and a single lug at the other. Circa late 18th-19th century.
Created on: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
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Record ID: SUR-DB0B6D
Object type: STATUE
Broad period: MODERN
County: Surrey
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment from a stone statue or ornamental sculpture, 144.3mm in length, 80.1mm wide and 1.1kg in weight. The fragment comprises the heal, instep and around 2/3 of a naked right foot of a figure, carved from a dark fine grained igneous rock, possibly basalt. The pose suggests the figure had its leg bent forwards, with the rear of the foot raised off of the ground and the toes bent and connecting to a pedestal base or other object, of which a small portion remains attached to the underside of the foot.
Created on: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
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Record ID: NLM-C8EACD
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MODERN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy buckle. Rectangular die-stamped frame with an expanded outer edge bearing textured decoration; severely twisted. Suggested date: Modern, 1900-1950. Length (as found): 19mm, Height: 29.7mm, Thickness: 1mm, Weight: 1.71gms
Created on: Tuesday 9th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 9th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Faldingworth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-C89DFA
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: MODERN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy probable token. Milled token with the letters CE/M rendered on one side in an angular modernistic style, and the numeral 5 on the other. Either a tally or a token for payment at a fun-fair or arcade. Suggested date: Modern, 1900-1970 Diameter: 22.8mm, Weight: 4.47gms, die axis: 12
Created on: Tuesday 9th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 9th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Faldingworth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-B3A0E8
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: MODERN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A heavilly damaged Post Medieval military button, stamped with the crown and three feathers crest of the Prince of Wales, with motto ICH DIEN. Beneath this crest are letters, possibly XID. The reverse is concave with the remains of an iron shank.
Created on: Monday 8th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 9th October 2018
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Record ID: NLM-B365CE
Object type: BADGE
Broad period: MODERN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy badge. Concavo-convex die-stamped badge in the form of a bird with forked tail in flight. The finder kindly suggests the species represented to be a swallow. This reporter considers it might rather be a bluebird; probably made as a trinket to promote Bluebird Toffee, made in the West Midlands 1898-1998, and now part of the Hull-based Needlers group. Now bent into a curl with only scars in the hollow back to indicate the former presence of pin gear, though a thin [diameter 0.7mm] drawn wire pin was loose in the bag. Suggested date: Modern, 1900-1960. Length (as found): 20m…
Created on: Monday 8th October 2018
Last updated: Monday 8th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Market Rasen', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-B311F4
Object type: OFFCUT
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Lead offcuts. Two tiny fragments of lead: one is a rectangular billet of cast sheet, of length 17.2mm and thickness 2.6mm, folded and patinated. The other comprises lead sheet or foil, of length 22.7mm, possibly layered, which appears to include finely defined straight edges, overlapping and interleaved in two or more layers, and lightly patinated. The crisp finishing of the latter piece might commend a modern date. Suggested date: Unknown, Roman to Modern, 43-1950. Combined Weight: 10.70gms
Created on: Monday 8th October 2018
Last updated: Monday 8th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Market Rasen', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NARC-73BAEA
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: MODERN
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Button of Modern date (AD 1800-1950). The object is composed of a concave plate, which has been machine pressed, to form a central circular boss and outer circular border. The inner boss is decorated with a roman style bust, helmeted, left. The outer surround is decorated with repeating scrollwork. The back plate and loop are missing. There are traces of white metal (most likely tin) retained on both surfaces. The lower surface is concave and undecorated. The metal is a mid-brown in colour with areas of green corrosion. Diameter: 27.14mm, Thickness: 1.25mm…
Created on: Friday 5th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 5th October 2018
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