A copper-alloy button of Late Medieval to early post-Medieval date. The upper surface of the flattened hemispherical head bears a relief-moulded pattern of wavy grooves and ridges which radiate outwards from a central
Lead alloy button, this is circular in plan with a domed plain face that is decorated with a knop at its apex and six radiating line with a pellet in each angle. There is an integral loop on the reverse, now missing.
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