IOW-D75A6C: Medieval Coin: Venetian Soldino of Doge Agostin Barbarigo

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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-D75A6C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete Medieval Venetian silver soldino of Doge Agostin Barbarigo (1486-1501).

Obverse: AVG BARBA-DICO DVX, Doge kneeling left with banner; N/M in field, right (control mark).

Reverse: + ·S·MARCVS·VENETI·,Nimbate lion seated left, holding gospels, all within a circular border.

Diameter: 13.0mm. Weight: 0.28g. DA=12:1.

For mint control mark, compare with: SWYOR-778041.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1486
Date to: Exactly AD 1501

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.28 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th May 2017 - Sunday 28th May 2017

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2017-7-127

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
Obverse description: Doge kneeling left with banner; N/M in field, right (control mark)
Obverse inscription: AVG BARBA-DICO DVX
Reverse description: Nimbate lion seated left, holding gospels, all within a circular border
Reverse inscription: + ·S·MARCVS·VENETI·
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Club rally
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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