Co 1016 (Venetian tornesello of Marco Corner) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Comparanda
Papadopoli1893, p. 204, no. 5, pl. XII:8
Comparanda
Stahl1985, p. 73, nos. 6-7, pl. 1
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
tornesello
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
15.0
Numismatic Mint
Venice
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.62
Obverse Description
Cross pattée
Obverse Inscription
• ✠ • MARCɔ CORN DVX
Reverse Description
Winged lion of St. Mark facing, holding Gospels
Reverse Inscription
✠ VEXIL[IFE]R • VENECIA 𝔘
Material
Billon (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Lion (Visual Motif)
Obverse Photograph
Reverse Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1016 (Venetian tornesello of Marco Corner).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1016>