Co 1329 (Venetian tornesello of Antonio Venier) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
Papadopoli1893, p. 231, no. 7
Comparanda
Stahl1985, 14-15, pp. 74-75, pls. 1-2
Has denomination
tornesello
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.0
Numismatic Mint
Venice
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
0.56
Obverse Description
Cross pattée
Obverse Inscription
✠ • ANTO VEN[ERIO] DVX
Reverse Description
Winged lion of St. Mark facing, holding Gospels
Reverse Inscription
[✠ VEXILIFER VEN]ETIA[E]
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 1329 (Venetian tornesello of Antonio Venier).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1329>