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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Sioux 990
Descriptions
blade 128 glued together 2 mouthpiece wooden carved 177 catlinite 148 etched 13
Names
pipe tomahawk 46
Subjects
rings 6 deer 73 maple leaf
Date:
ca. 1800
Dimensions:
L: 16.625 in, H: 7.25 in, width: 1 in
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Catlinite with wooden mouthpiece. Rings carved on stem and bowl. Etched decoration on blade one side is a maple leaf the other side is a deer. Bowl has been glued to its base which has been glued to the stem.
Accession Number:
NA.504.191

Not currently on display

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