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Brass Tomahawk with Engraved Blade

Auction:
2893B
Lot:
155
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2893B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Brass Tomahawk with Engraved Blade, the wood haft with scalloped side and pierced for attachment, the blade reads: "August 15, 1933, presented to Major Lenox R. Lohr, General manager of a century of progress by Jules F. Cornelius, Managing Director American Indian Village, on behalf of all Indians," lg. 18 in.

Notes: Lenox Lohr was the first president of NBC Television.
Estimate $2,500-3,000


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Keywords

Jules F. Cornelius, Lenox R. Lohr, NBC Television, Blade weapons, Century of Progress, Hilt, Lenox, Massachusetts, LG Corporation, Lohr, Tomahawk

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