Eastern, Sioux. <em>Tomahawk Pipe</em>, early 19th century. Ash wood, metal, brass, 29 1/4 x 7 5/8 x 1 in. (74.3 x 19.4 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.69. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.69_bw.jpg)

Tomahawk Pipe

Artist:Eastern, SiouxEuro-American

Medium: Ash wood, metal, brass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 19th century

Dimensions: 29 1/4 x 7 5/8 x 1 in. (74.3 x 19.4 x 2.5 cm)


Accession Number: 50.67.69

Image: 50.67.69_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pipe with a long, wooden stem decorated with brass tacks along its length. The pipe bowl is made from a reused metal spear with a French style fleur-de-lis form and engravings.

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