Sioux. <em>Inlaid Tomahawk Pipe Bowl</em>, early 19th century. Catlinite (pipestone), lead, 4 1/2 x 4 x 7/8 in. (11.4 x 10.2 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.103. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.103_bw_SL1.jpg)

Inlaid Tomahawk Pipe Bowl


Medium: Catlinite (pipestone), lead

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 19th century

Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 4 x 7/8 in. (11.4 x 10.2 x 2.2 cm)



Accession Number: 50.67.103

Image: 50.67.103_bw_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pipe bowl made in the shape of a tomahawk with lead inlay around the pipe bowl and stem. Does not look functional. Possibly made for trade.

Brooklyn Museum