Rare silver button found

West Sussex County Times, Published on Thursday 23 June 2011


A RARE 16th century silver button was discovered in a field by metal detector user Anthony Gill in February this year.

“The button was sent to the British Museum for examination and experts there confirmed it had at least ten per cent precious metal which qualified it to be classed as treasure.”

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