DOR-07345C: Post Medieval coin: Venetian soldino of Leonardo Loredan

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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-07345C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Venetian coin. A Soldino of Doge Leonardo Loredan (1436 - 1521) dating to AD 1501-1521. Venice mint.
Obverse: LEO LAV DVX SMV -; depicting the Doge, as standard bearer of Venice, kneeling left, receiving the a banner from St Mark (patron saint of Venice)
Reverse: LAVS TIBI SOLI  -  (Thee alone be praised); Standing figure of Christ with halo, holding a cross. There are illegible letters in the exergue.
Date: Early Post Medieval
Diameter: 12.11 mm
Weight: 0.25 g
Die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1501
Date to: Circa AD 1521

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.25 g
Diameter: 12.11 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 4th September 2019

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 019545

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: Leonardo Loredan
Mint or issue place: Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Leonardo Loredan type 9
Obverse description: Doge kneeling before St Mark, receiving banner
Obverse inscription: LEO LAV DVX SMV
Reverse description: Standing figure of Christ holding a cross
Reverse inscription: LAVS TIBI SOLI
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Tarrant Crawford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9103
Four figure Latitude: 50.82646645
Four figure longitude: -2.12914898
1:25K map: ST9103
1:10K map: ST90SW
Grid reference source: From 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: DOR
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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