3D model of the old Tomahawk. This weapon was used by indigenous Indians to protect his tribe and to hunt animals.
Metal axes and Tomahawks of the Indians provided the settlers. Tomahawks were imported even from Europe. Preferences of certain forms of Tomahawks by the Indians of different tribes have varied over time and depended on a supply. The strikers or the head of the original Tomahawks were made of iron. Then also from bronze or brass. Or of iron or non-ferrous metal, but with the steel blade. The Spaniards gave the Tomahawks with a wide Crescent-shaped rounded blades. For the British characteristic options of conventional hatchets, often with a narrow and curved gracefully down the canvas. The French of Canada were the first to produce Tomahawks not in the form of the hatchet and the axe 'espontanea Tomahawk'. ________________________________________________