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Unique ID: NMS-3C9130

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

Silver soldino of uncertain Doge, Lion of St. Mark/doge type, very worn and apparently clipped, field mark appears to be an M perhaps with something above, weight 0.29g, 15th century

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 14th January 2020 - Monday 10th February 2020

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 33569
Other reference: KLMD022020

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: A. Contarini - A Barbarigo
Mint or issue place: Venice
Type: Venetian soldino type 3 - 6 or type 8 reverse lion facing, not further defined

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Beachamwell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7404
Four figure Latitude: 52.6059137
Four figure longitude: 0.56812574
1:25K map: TF7404
1:10K map: TF70SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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