Comments posted to our Dark Souls 2 Wiki
 
Avatar

FextraBot

Town Crier
Joined: Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:27 am
Souls: 0.00
Posts: 21020
Reputation: 12
These are cross-posted comments on a wiki page. You can visit the page here.  Read Wiki Page

can also be farmed from the Ashen Knights in Brume Tower
I picked one up in the with a starting level character (warrior) before I entered any of those locations (Iron Keep, Brightstone Cove, or the DLC), so there must be some other way to obtain it.
I may have picked it up in the Grave of Saints area. Just don't know where.