London, South Kensington
12 July 2000
Two Prick Spurs
The first 13th Century, probably English, the second Roman, 3rd/4th Century A.D.
Each in excavated condition, the first of iron, with slender downcurved heel-band with figure-eight terminals, and short straight neck with goad of elongated pyramidal shaped; the second of brass, with flat heel-band with square open terminals and small downcurved goad
6in. (15.3cm.) and 2¼in. (50.7cm.) (2)
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The second found at Brook's Wharf, London
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