ESS-4DEFB4: Medieval Coin: Venetian soldino

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Unique ID: ESS-4DEFB4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: Extremely worn 14th century Venetian Soldino.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1300
Date to: AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.83 mm
Weight: 0.78 g
Diameter: 14.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st July 2007

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Saint with kneeling figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Colchester (District)
To be known as: North of Colchester

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: ESS
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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