April 05, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


William Parkes (English, act. 1770-1790) Pipe Tomahawk Head

forged iron blade, having ovoid opening and small flange on underside, overall length 8.75 in., width of blade 2.75 in.
second half 18th century

Listed in Peterson's American Indian Tomahawks:

Parke: The name appears on a pipe tomahawk of the second half of the 18th century, which also bears the British broad arrow.  This may be William Parks.

Parkes, William: England. Supplier to the Hudson's Bay Company, 1770-1790.

Peterson, Harold. American Indian Tomahawks (1971: 50)


Obvious wear and weathering.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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