A long hafted Plains Tomahawk with Brass tacks. Forward of haft around tacks file drawn. Blade has brass morning star inlaid in blade.
25 1/2" long, 8 1/2" wide
American Dag Knife #8352
early 19th century
An extremely rare dag knife from the fur trade period. These knives were popular on the Upper Missouri among Native Americans and trappers alike. Blade is marked "A. Taylor, Sheffield" with the symbol of a bear on all fours. Oak handle with five copper rivets and brass ring at top. Blade 6 3/4" long, 2" wide; overall length 11 5/16", Length in case 13-1/8"
CrowTacked Knife Sheath with Bowie Knife #8067
A great tacked knife sheath and knife. The sheath is made from old saddle leather with square brass tacks. The knife is typical high quality frontier manufactured Bowie Knife. Brass buttons and Ferrule clip point blade. Engraved OE in German script.
Bear Handled Crook Knife with 4" blade, fashioned of old steel and inserted into hardwood handle. Held in place with lead ferrule. Curved handle shows two carved bears. Showing black paint with red under paint.
10 3/4" long
Crow Knife Case and Knife #7237
A very fine Crow Knife Case on Parfleche. Beaded panel on top with 1 1/4" beaded border. Old sinew repair at bottom.
13" long , 4 1/2" wide
Gun Stock Club Plains #9324
A beautiful gun stock club, tacked with old trade blade. Wood possibly Ash or Alder.
Cheyenne Knife Case w/ Knife #8967
c. 19th c.
A very fine Cheyenne knife case beaded on one side with four Dragonflys. On buckskin. 9" long with out drops
Crow Knife Case with Knife #9105
A Crow Knife Case with belt cut-out, profusely tacked. Trade knife with clip point blade, pewter inlay.
Case 11 1/2" high, 4" wide, Knife 12 1/2" long
Yankton Sioux Knife Case #7871
Yankton Sioux knife case on Parfleche. Fully beaded front in typical Yankton Sioux geometric design. A beautiful shade of green beads decorated with panels of red, greasy yellow, and cobalt blue. Partially quilled drops. Four stripes of beadwork on verso in red, green, greasy yellow and cobalt blue.
11 1/2" x 4 1/2" not including drop.
Southern Plains Lance #8514
A short fighting lance much different from the normal long buffalo lance and quite scarce. Spanish sword blade used as point, wood probably ash or alder. Blade wrapped in sinew-sewn buffalo hide, dyed with green ochre. Trace of old ribbon ornamentation.
Northern Plains and Plateau Arrows
We have an extensive collection of arrows from the Plains, Plateau, Sioux, Pawnee, and others. Call or visit us for additional information and/or photos.
Prices Ranging from $300 - $500
Plains Stone War Club #9412
c. 19th Century
A large stone war club. Shaft wrapped in buffalo hide, with hair drop and wrist strap.
31" long, 7" wide stone
Sioux Knife Case with Knife #9530
A very fine Sioux knife case with primitive frontier knife. Fringe at along bottom. Sewn on buffalo hide.
10 1/2" long , 3 3/4" wide
Eastern Woodlands Warrior's Ball Club #SF2665
c. Early to Mid 1700s
Maple haft is simply carved with vine elements and having chamfered edges. One piece of hardwood with burled ball head. Fine patina, with handle showing wear and use.
22-1/2" long, 6" wide
Southern Plains$ 1,250 /Kiowa Bow #9638
Southern Plains/Kiowa bow made of Osage Orange wood with dark patina. This is a recurve bow with painted designs in red and green trade paint. Original sinew string.
Apache Frontier Knife and Case #9306
Apache frontier knife and case. Case made of saddle leather and copper rivets. Knife has elk horn handle and brass hilt.
13" long (knife and case)
Crow Knife Scabbard with Knife #SF2666
Parfleche knife case with trade cloth and beadwork. Knife scabbard made of repurposed parfleche fastened with copper rivets. Beaded tab over handle. Knife included, marked BGI Co, Brigeport, Ct. No. 601.
12-1/4" long, 4" wide
Northern Plains Stone Hafted Effigy War Club #8347
An extremely rare stone war club with a humanoid face on one side and a buffalo face on the other. Buffalo hide covered haft, sinew-sewn with hair drop wrapped in old red trade cloth.
24 1/2" long, excluding drop Face 4 1/8" long by 3 1/2" wide