GLO-D9E003: GLO-D9E003 soldino of doge Michele Steno

Rights Holder: Bristol City Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: GLO-D9E003

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

A silver Venitian soldino of doge Michele Steno, AD 1400-1413. Obverse: Doge kneeling left holding a banner with mint control mark, star over F, to right +[MIChA]E[L]./S[TE]N[O.DVX]. Reverse: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a circle, holding a book of gospels [S] . MARCV[S VENETI]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1413

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.32 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st October 2014 - Friday 1st May 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: Michele Steno
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Michele Steno (type 5)
Obverse description: Doge kneeling left holding a banner with mint control mark, star over F, to right
Obverse inscription: +[MIChA]E[L]./S[TE]N[O.DVX]
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a circle, holding a book of gospels
Reverse inscription: [S] . MARCV[S VENETI]
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
To be known as: Forest of Dean

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: KENT-C32D9B
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A complete post-Medieval Venetian silver soldino of Doge Michele Steno dating to 1400-1413. Obverse: Doge kneeling left holding banner, inscri…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: CAM-2E7269
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval Venitian early soldino of Michele Steno, AD1400-1413. Obverse shows the Doge kneeling left holding banner, mint control mark…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-DADECC
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A very worn and crumpled silver hammered Venetian soldino, Daubney type 2, probably issued by either doge Antonio Venier (1382-1400) or Michel…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.