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Unique ID: ESS-636A82
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A medieval silver Venetian soldino of Michele Steno (1400-1413), Doge of Venice. Reverse depicting winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing. Mintmark star. Minted in Venice.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 0.37 g
Diameter: 15.1 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 21st October 2021
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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, star and W to left
Obverse inscription: MI[CHAEL STEN' DVX]
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark holding book of gospels
Reverse inscription: [S.MARCVS.VENETI]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
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