Original old forged iron trade pipe axe with a weeping heart inlaid blade. RARE hawk bill style axe head seldom seen. The ash wood haft is original to the head. The wood has a nice heavy and dark patina. The handle has been well used and has good wear on it.There are many "hot file" marks along the haft and old brass tacks, these are the older tacks that have a square center, made by blacksmiths. A beautiful sign of age. A good patina on the surface of the head and tacks as well.
This tomahawk needs to be displayed and cherished for future generations to see and appreciate! 24" haft 9 1/2" head length. The item "1850 Lakota Sioux Indian Hawk Bill Tomahawk Inlaid Weeping Heart Forged Head" is in sale since Thursday, March 08, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Native American".The seller is "realroughriders" and is located in Jonesborough, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.