Lot 174: A Native American iron trade axe
November 6, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A Native American iron trade axe, 19th - early 20th Century, said to be from a Sioux Village site, the wide blade with curved cutting edge. L: 6 in (15.2 cm). Oxide patina. Cf. Hothem's Indian Axes Chapter XXII; Ex-Sherman's Artifacts, 1991.
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