Lot 52
  • 52

Wood and Metal Pipe Tomahawk, probably English

Estimate
2,000 - 4,000 USD
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Description

  • wood, metal
composed of a wood haft of oval section, decorated near the bone mouthpiece with a pair of diamond-shaped plaques and wire-filigree decoration, surmounted by a brass-cast head with carinated bowl and expanding blade.  

Provenance

Collection of Herbert G. Wellington

Literature

Pleasing the Spirits, Douglas C. Ewing, New York, 1982, p. 147, pl. 118, illustrated

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