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LEIC-11F611: Soldino

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-11F611

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A medieval silver soldino (or 'galley ha'penny') of Doge Michele Steno of Venice (1400-16), mint: Venice, mint control mark: star over F (Massari Sconoscuito), CNI VIII nos7-8. Ref: CNI VII: 113. 

S. MARCVS VENETI reverse type depicting the winged lion of St. Mark facing within a circle, holding book of gospels. .
Diameter: 15 mm

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 1416

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 15 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Michele Steno
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Michele Steno (type 5)
Obverse description: Doge kneeling left holding banner. Mint control marks to right: star above F
Obverse inscription: +MIChA[(EL)]S[...]EN' DVX
Reverse description: Winged lion of St Mark facing within a circle, holding book of gospels.
Reverse inscription: S. MARCVS VENETI
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Woolsthorpe By Belvoir (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8335
Four figure Latitude: 52.90603438
Four figure longitude: -0.76736486
1:25K map: SK8335
1:10K map: SK83NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Academia Nazionale dei Lincei 1915 Corpus Nummorum Italicorum VII (Veneto) [aka CNI VII] Rome Academia Nazionale dei Lincei

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

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