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Site: 18DO58 Horne Point

Context: Lot 257, Unprovenienced Materials

Site Date Range: c. 1670-1770s

Metal: Iron

Arm length (Neck to hinge point): 1.85” (47 mm)

Neck Length: 0.83” (21 mm)

Rowel Box Length:  0.33” (8.4 mm)

Rowel Box Width:  0.07” (1.7 mm)

Rowel Diameter: < 0.66” (< 17 mm)

Spread at Hinge Point: 2.25” (57 mm)

Description:
Iron spur with straight, hinged arms and a neck bent slightly downward.   The terminals are missing.  The x-ray reveals a surviving portion of the rowel.