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Pipe tomahawk  (Personal items)  "circa 1870"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1860-1880

Materials:

Wood, iron blade, brass wire, hide, glass bead/beads, cow tail

Techniques:

Wrapped, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, engraved, cutout

Dimensions:

82 x 21.6 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux), Native Americans, North America, Plains, Sihasapa Lakota (Blackfoot Sioux)

State:

North Dakota, South Dakota

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1946.

Source ID:

NMAI_223587

Catalog Number:

20/9657

Album Name:

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