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Site: 18PR175 Oxon Hill Manor

Context: Lot 17010, Unit S219 E260, Feature 663, Surface of a well after mechanical stripping

Context Date Range: c. 1689-1800

Metal: Iron

Arm Length: Unmeasurable

Neck Length: 0.9” (23 mm)

Rowel Box Length:  0.37” (9.3 mm)

Rowel Box Width:  0.07” (1.7 mm)

Rowel Diameter: 0.6” (14.7 mm)

Iron spur with straight arms and short flared neck that bends slightly downward.  The terminals are missing, but enough of the rowel is present to take a measurement of its diameter; it appears to have been a five-pointed star.