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Site: 18DO58 Horne Point

Context: Lot 1, General Surface Collection 

Site Date Range: c. 1670-1770s

Metal: Copper alloy with iron rowel

Arm Length: Unmeasurable

Neck Length: 1” (25 mm)

Rowel Box Length:  0.53” (13.5 mm)

Rowel Box Width:  0.03” (0.8 mm)

Rowel Diameter: < 1” (< 25 mm)

Description:
Copper alloy spur with straight, tapered arms and a neck bent slightly downward.  A slight lip differentiates the neck from the arms.  The terminals are missing.  Corrosion indicates that the rowel had been iron.