Dandy & Large Buttons

A two-piece sheet-metal button, originally with separate brazed/soldered wire shank, now incomplete; circular; flat; indented sunburst with finely beaded inner and outer circles; traces of gilt in recesses of design.

 Object Type  Button  Object Classification  Two-piece
 Object Sub-classification  Decorated  Object Description  .
 Object Inscription  .  Period  Post medieval
 Chronology  18th Century  Primary Material  Copper Alloy
 Additional Material  .  Method of Manufacture  Sheet metal
 Surface Treatment  Gilded  .  .
 Weight  .  Size  34mm dia
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 Land Type  .  County  Kent
 Discovery Date  .  Site  Park

Dated Era Diameter Type Material Found
No 18-19th Century 28mm Plain Copper Alloy Suffolk
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Anglian Detecting Group Rally

Silver Plated 21/11/2010 Arable

Dated Era Diameter Type Material Found
No 18-19th Century 32mm Plain Copper Alloy Kent
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MHF Club Dig

7.55g . 29/05/2016 Pasture

Dated Era Diameter Type Material Found
No 18-19th Century 32mm Patterned Copper Alloy Kent
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MHF Club Dig

7.44g Gilded 28/08/2016 Arable

Dated Era Diameter Type Material Found
No 18-19th Century 32mm Plain Copper Alloy Kent
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6.62g Silver Plated 23/12/2015 Pasture 4

Dated Era Diameter Type Material Found
No 18-19th Century 36mm Plain Copper Alloy Kent
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6.62g Gilded 23/03/2017 Pasture 5

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