WILT-518B5D: Post medieval coin: soldino of Doge Antonio Vernier

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Unique ID: WILT-518B5D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver medieval Venetian soldino of Doge Antonio Vernier, dating to the period AD 1382-1400. S MARCVS VENETI reverse type depicting winged lion of St Mark facing, holding book of gospels. Mint of Little Venice.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1482
Date to: Exactly AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.34 g
Diameter: 19 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5456

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: Antonio Venier
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Antonio Venier (type 5)
Obverse description: Doge kneeling left holding banner.
Obverse inscription: [ANTO.VENIER D[X]
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a circle, holding a book of gospels.
Reverse inscription: [S] MARCVS V[ENETI]

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chilmark (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9633
Four figure Latitude: 51.09629235
Four figure longitude: -2.05849897
1:25K map: ST9633
1:10K map: ST93SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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