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Plains Pewter Head Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Plains Pewter Head Pipe Tomahawk, c. 1880s, the tack-decorated shaft with beaded hide wrapped handle, terminating in a large pewter axe head, with tall bowl and cut-out triangle, with an elaborately beaded drop, which has a painted hide hand with bells attached, lg. without drop 20 1/4 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


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Keywords

Pipe Tomahawk, Axes, Blade weapons, Pewter, Throwing axes, Tomahawk, Tools, Weapons

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