FMNH 108016.nosub[1]

  • 108016 brass betel nut box
    Photographer | Project leader:Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History | Digital Co-curation Team
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Front open view
  • 108016 brass betel nut box
    Photographer | Project leader:Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History | Digital Co-curation Team
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Front view
  • Transcriber | Transcriber:Dustin Weddle : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology Department - Collections Management | Etta E. McKenna : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | ENT | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-21 | Country: Mindanao P.I. | Locality: Cotabato. | People: Magindanao Moro. | Stock. | Name: Nine sided brass box. Designs cut through sides and top. Probably used to hold "buyo" leaves used in betel nut chewing. over. | Collection: R.F. Cummings Expedition, (F.C. Cole, 1907-8). | Notes: | Width: 6 1/8" | Length: 6 1/8" | Height: 3 3/4 | Price: Exchange. [LEFT MARGIN] A | 108016 | Acc. 1060 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] Such boxes are moulded by the natives, to serve as receptacles for the betel nut outfit. |
Catalog Number: 108016.nosub[1]
Description: betel nut box
Materials: metal; brass
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Cotabato, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [1060] Second R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippine Islands - ethnology - Mangyan (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1908
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
City/Town: Cotabato
Collector/Source: Second R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippine Islands - ethnology - Mangyan, F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
IRN: 1008247
GUID: 6be474fc-0030-4b9a-9498-98adffa16774