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Site: 18ST642 NAVAIR

Context: Lot 170, Feature 16, Layer 8. This is the bottommost level of a rectangular subfloor pit next to the hearth.

Context Date Range: c. 1780-1800

Material: Copper alloy

Width: 0.56” (14.1 mm)

Link Length: N/A

Description:
Circular sleeve button that appears plain, but under a microscope shows possible evidence of stamped lettering or decoration. It is not possible to tell whether there was a decoration that has worn off, or whether corrosion is creating an illusion of lettering.