DEV-7A2861: DEV-7A2861Roman coin  Constantine I

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Unique ID: DEV-7A2861

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I (306 - 337 AD), dating to 310 AD (Reece 15), MARTI CONSERVATORI, Mars standing rightwith shield and spear. Mint of London. RIC VI, p. 132, no. 110.


Finder's reference number 44, site 1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.05 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Danielle Wootton
Identified by: Danielle Wootton
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS [PF AVG]

Reverse description: Mars standing right, in military dress, holding spear in right hand and leaning on shield with left
Reverse inscription: MARTI CONSERVATORI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: MARTI CONSERVATORI
Reverse mint mark: T F//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VI p 132, no.118

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: Teignbridge (District)
To be known as: DEVON

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DEV
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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