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HAMP-79CFB1:

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-79CFB1

Object type certainty: Certain
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A 16th century silver Venetian soldino issued by Doge Leonardo Loredan (1436-1521), dating to AD 1501-1521. Obverse description: Doge, as standard bearer of Venice, kneeling left, receiving the banner of St. Mark from the patron saint. Obverse inscription: LE·LAV·DVX·S·M·V·  Reverse description: Standing figure of Christ with halo, holding a cross right. Reverse inscription: LAVS TIBI SOLI (You alone be praised).

Notes:

Recorded from details emailed by the finder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.27 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 21st April 2022

Personal details

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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, as standard bearer of Venice, kneeling left, receiving the banner of St. Mark from the patron saint.
Obverse inscription: LE·LAV·DVX·S·M·V·
Reverse description: Standing figure of Christ with halo, holding a cross right.
Reverse inscription: LAVS TIBI SOLI
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Hook (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7154
Four figure Latitude: 51.28072714
Four figure longitude: -0.98341298
1:25K map: SU7154
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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