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    Pierre Choteau Missouri War Axe, c. 1790. The 7" forged iron head has a 3-3/4" cutting edge which is decorated along all edges with punched dot stars and Choteau's, a well known Indian trader from St. Louis, raised maker's mark "P.&C." centered on one side. The wood haft measures 24". Several examples of Choteau's work are displayed in state historical venues. This rare and historic axe is in excellent condition with only minimal handling wear. The Michael Ward Collection of Western Americana

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    June
    19th Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    June
    19th Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    1 Day 19h 49m 4s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: 24
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 43001-43118) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, June 19, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



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    $5,000
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