The site will be unavailable between approximately 8am and 8.30am on the 14th of July, 2022 for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

The British Museum

x
SUR-41F8A6:

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: SUR-41F8A6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

An incomplete silver Medieval Venetian Soldino of Doge Michele Steno, Dating to 1400-1413. Obverse: Doge standing left, holding standard: star behind, over mint letter O or Q, [MICHA]EL [STEN DVX]. Reverse: winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing, S MA[RCVS VENE]TI. Little Venice mint.

Notes:

Recorded from details emailed by the finder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1413

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.67 mm
Weight: 0.31 g
Diameter: 13.86 mm

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: Michele Steno
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Michele Steno (type 5)
Obverse description: Doge standing left, holding standard: star behind.
Obverse inscription: [MICHA]EL [STEN DVX]
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing.
Reverse inscription: S MA[RCVS VENE]TI
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Burgh and Tuttington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2225
Four figure Latitude: 52.77691388
Four figure longitude: 1.28999192
1:25K map: TG2225
1:10K map: TG22NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SUR-CBA1D6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval Venetian Soldino of Doge Michele Steno dating to 1400-1413. Obverse: Doge standing left, holding standard: star behind over …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: GLO-E596B9
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Silver Venetian Soldino of Doge Michele Steno Date 1400-1413. Obverse: Doge standing left, holding standard: star behind over [D] MI[CHAEL ST…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: LVPL-1FE3C3
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
An incomplete Venetian soldino dating to c.AD 1400-1413. Possibly issued under the Doge Michele Steno. Obverse: Doge standing left, hold…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.