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Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld

Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld

Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld
Original old Sioux Indian pipe tomahawk, triple bat wing cutaways seen on the blade. Original handle with old square shank tacks. Head is hammer forged with an inset blade. You can see the lap weld in the pictures. The method of attaching a hardened blade to an axe's eye is to forge weld a short layer of steel that overlaps on either side of the hardened blade to be inset--called the "lap method".

You can clearly see the forging seam in the eye of the axe as well. Belongs in a museum or advanced collection. As rare as the come. The old axe head is 10 and a half inches long and the pole is 24 inches. The item "Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld" is in sale since Wednesday, October 17, 2018.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Native American". The seller is "lilpatstreasures" and is located in Kingsport, Tennessee.

This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Maker: Sioux
  • Material: Iron
  • Original/Reproduction: Original

Original Sioux Indian Pipe Tomahawk Triple Bat Wing Cutout Forged Head Lap Weld