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Trade Tomahawk
Division of Military History and Diplomacy, National Museum of American History

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Trade Tomahawk

Trade Tomahawk

Catalog #: E-174; 1980.0399.0203    Accession #: 1980.0399
Credit: Division of Military History and Diplomacy, National Museum of American History

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 9" H x 30" W x 1.5" D

Physical Description

Forged steel blade on wooden handle.

General History

Trade tomahaws were generally made in Europe and used by settlers to trade with the Indians.


Keywords

Country: United States
Era: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
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