LVPL-2009E7: Medieval coin: Venetian soldino

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-2009E7

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

An incomplete Venetian soldino dating to c.AD 1365-1423. Issuer uncertain.

Obverse: Doge standing left, holding standard: star behind over F. Legend: [...] DVX.
Reverse: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing. Legend: [S MARCVS VEN]ETI. Little Venice mint.

Notes:

Finder ref. no: 83

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1365
Date to: Circa AD 1423

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.3 g
Diameter: 13.07 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 31st August 2020 - Monday 31st August 2020

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: A. Venier (1382-1400) - T. Mocenigo (1414-1423) doges of Venice
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Obverse description: Doge standing left, holding standard: star behind over F
Obverse inscription: [...] DVX.
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing
Reverse inscription: [S MARCVS VEN]ETI
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Much Wenlock

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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