Wood Carved Tomahawk Pipe Bowl and Stem

Sioux or Western Great Lakes

Date:  circa 1860 - 1870's

Dimensions:  31 ¼ in. (79.4 cm) by 8 ⅞ (22.5 cm)

Price:  $9,500

Very unusual spontoon form tomahawk pipe bowl carved of wood with tin smoking bowl liner, brass tack decoration, red and yellow pigment with original stem.  Remains of fur wrapping on the stem (wrap shows wear, stress, and losses).  Pipe and bowl in very good condition with normal wear associated with use.  Custom art base included.