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Tomahawk

Description

Original brass single-blade head on reproduction shaped wooden handle; leather tong at end of handle. Probably made for or by Dudley for display in museum rooms.

Details

Maker
Possibly Dudley, William Perry (Maker)
Date
1900-1966
Location of origin
Cambridge, MA, USA
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Edged
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Reproduction
reproductions
Tomahawk
tomahawks (weapons)
Trade
trade (function)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.17
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26192

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