CAM-2E80E4: Medieval Venitian early soldino, probably of Michele Steno

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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-2E80E4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn silver Medieval Venitian early soldino, probably of Michele Steno, AD1400-1413. Obverse shows the Doge kneeling left holding banner; mint control marks, of star above an unclear symbol, behind. Obverse reads +[MICh...]T[..]N;.DV[X]. Reverse shows a winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a circle, holding book of gospels. Reverse legend reads +.S.MARCVS.VENETI . Die axis is 3 o'clock. Weight is 0.33g, diameter is 16.0mm and thickness is 0.4mm.

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
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.33 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 13th September 2007 - Thursday 13th September 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Helen Fowler
Identified by: Ms Helen Fowler

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Doge kneeling left holding banner; mint control marks, of star above an unclear symbol, behind.
Obverse inscription: +[MICh...]T[..]N;.DV[X]
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a circle, holding book of gospels.
Reverse inscription: +.S.MARCVS.VENETI
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: West Wratting (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6051
Four figure Latitude: 52.13413771
Four figure longitude: 0.33631238
1:25K map: TL6051
1:10K map: TL65SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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