IOW-2EA4B0: Medieval Coin: Venetian Soldino of Doge Nicolo Tron

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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-2EA4B0

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

An incomplete and bent Medieval silver Venetian soldino of Doge Nicolo Tron (1466-1473).

Obverse: NI·TRON[ ]; Doge kneeling left holding banner with mint control mark KP in right field

Reverse: No legend; Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a quadrilobe and holding a book of gospels.

Diameter: 11.5mm. Weight: 0.22g. DA=12:7.

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1466
Date to: Exactly AD 1473

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.22 g
Diameter: 11.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 16th May 2018 - Wednesday 16th May 2018

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2018-7-146

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Soldino
Ruler/issuer: Nicolò Tron
Mint or issue place: Little Venice
Type: Venetian soldino of Nicolo Tron (type 7)
Obverse description: Doge kneeling left holding banner with mint control mark KP in right field
Obverse inscription: NI·TRON[ ]
Reverse description: Winged and nimbate lion of St Mark facing within a quadrilobe and holding a book of gospels
Reverse inscription: No legend
Die axis measurement: 7 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: GPS (from the finder)
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: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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