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ESS-0B5A82: Silver soldino of a Doge of Venice, possibly Agostino Barbarigo AD1486-1501.

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-0B5A82

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver soldino of a Doge of Venice, possibly Agostino Barbarigo AD1486-1501. One edge is slightly bent. Obverse shows a saint, halo and staff are visible. Inscription is worn but reads LAVS TI / BI SOLI. Reverse shows two figures, right figure kneeling. Inscription no longer readable. It is similar to NMS-80530D, although this is gilded.

The coin weighs 0.22g, 11.81mm diameter

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1486
Date to: Circa AD 1501

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.22 g
Diameter: 11.81 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: Agostino Barbarigo
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Agostino Barbarigo (type 9)
Obverse description: Shows a single saint, halo and staff are visible.
Obverse inscription: [...] SOLI
Reverse description: Shows a very worn central figure, most likely Christ.
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Much Hadham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4318
Four figure Latitude: 51.84229728
Four figure longitude: 0.07436837
1:25K map: TL4318
1:10K map: TL41NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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