delicate head with a gracefully formed blade and cylindrical bowl; head is coupled with a long, narrow ash haft having a slight taper and scalloped edge at grip; haft is further embellished with file branded decorations; collection number inked on underside, length 22 in., length of head 7 in., width of blade 2.5 in. mid-19th century
Baldwin, John. Tomahawks, Pipe Axes of the American Frontier (1995).
Provenance: From the Collection of Jan Sorgenfrei, Ohio