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Pipe tomahawk  (Personal items)  "circa 1830"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1820-1840

Materials:

Wood, brass, iron, silver, hide, glass bead/beads, feather/feathers

Techniques:

Cast, inlaid

Dimensions:

48.9 x 18.4 x 2.9 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Non-Indian, North America, Plains, Prairie, Sauk

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Said to have belonged to Chief Keokuk (Sauk, ca. 1780-1848); collected by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) among the Sac and Fox in 1910 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_26523

Catalog Number:

2/5306

Album Name:

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