Item #: 1002-116 -- An Indian Saw, ca. 1900 -- $175.00
An Indian saw, ca. 1900. The handle swollen at the butt, painted overall in bands of dark green and red with the central band detailed in a chevron motif. The blade serrated for half its length, decorated over its entire length with etched figural designs and terminating in a teardrop finial. Overall GC; the paint on the hilt worn and with age cracking, the blade mottled with a fewscattered areas of fine dark pitting. An unusual and interesting artifact. Overall 106.5 cm., blade 70 cm.