First century BC. See Der Sporn, Pl I #3 for a similar example. This example in iron as seldom seen, others mostly being bronze. 3 7/8” width for a broad heel. Studded upturned ends for bindings as these were lashed to the foot. Only a single spur was worn. Central pyramidal spike with swelled base. Professionally conserved excavated condition
Item ID: B2529

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