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Site: 18PR175 Oxon Hill Manor

Context: Lot 7986, Area VB, Unit S218 E292, Layer B   

Site Date Range: c. 1687-1895

Metal: Copper alloy with iron rowel

Arm Length: Unmeasurable

Neck Length: 1.2” (30 mm)

Rowel Box Length:  0.6” (15 mm)

Rowel Box Width:  0.07” (1.8 mm)

Rowel Diameter: < 1.2” (< 30 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.