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Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum subject code written in red] 34-18 [written twice] | County: Luzon Isld., Philippine Islands. | Locality: Cagayan River. ? | People: Ilongot. Stock. | Name: Basket. Of woven split palm leaf. Squarish, pliable body. Rim stitched with split bark. Ornamented with pendants of short strings of Job's tears and other seeds. Attached to rim is slender carrying or tying string of twisted bark fiber. (over) | Collection: R.F. Cummings Expedition, (Wm. Jones, Collector 1908=09). | Notes | Width: 12.5 cm | Length: | Height: 13.5 cm | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 114372 | Neg. Alb. p. 425 | Acc. 1096 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] Baskets fitted with small cords, which pass around the waist, are carried at the side or against one hip. In them the women carry seed rice at planting time, or sugar cane and the like when on the trail. [1 photograph] |Catalog Number: 114372.nosubDescription: basketMaterials: palm leaf, bark, seed (Coix lacryma-jobi / Job's tears), seedCultural Attribution: IlongotLocality: Philippines, Luzon Island, Cagayan River, Luzon, The PhilippinesAccession Number:  Ethnological Expedition to Luzon, Philippine Islands, to collect materials after the death of William Jones - Igorot Tribe; Ilongot Indians (Expedition)Accession Year:Continent: AsiaCountry: PhilippinesProvince/State: Luzon IslandDistrict/County: Cagayan RiverCollector/Source: Ethnological Expedition to Luzon, Philippine Islands, to collect materials after the death of William Jones - Igorot Tribe; Ilongot Indians, W. Jones : Kavilco Incorporated, Stephen C. Simms : The Field MuseumEMu IRN: 1015140GUID: 358c29e5-a202-4459-8e22-b882f43a6a55
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