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Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-60 | Country: Philippine Islands. | Locality: South Central Mindanao. | People: (Manobo.) Kulaman | Name: Kamfilan:- Man's fighting knife. Blade same as 129773 but smaller. Small brass ferrule next to which the hilt is wrapped with rattan. Sheath is painted black and upper part is wrapped with hemp | Collection: R.F. Cummings Philippine Expedition, 1909-1911. F.C. Cole, Collector. | Notes: [continued from Name] braid. Four prongs at end of sheath covered with brass and copper wire. | Width: | Length: | Height: | Price: [Philippine peso symbol] 2.00 / and T. | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 129777 / 1-2 | ENT | (1549) | Neg. Alb. p.471 | Acc. 1139 ["1115" crossed out with x's] | L | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] [1 photograph] |Catalog Number: 129777.1,.2Description: knife and sheath for knifeMaterials: metal, wood, brass, rattan, hemp, copperCultural Attribution: Kulaman (Manobo)Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Mindanao, The PhilippinesAccession Number:  Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Manobo, Bilaan, and Divavaan Mandaya (Expedition)Accession Year: 1911Other Numbers: 1549Continent: AsiaCountry: PhilippinesProvince/State: Mindanao IslandCollector/Source: Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Manobo, Bilaan, and Divavaan Mandaya, F.C. Cole : The Field MuseumEMu IRN: 1031089GUID: 30a7145c-2367-4288-94bc-e2bd1f6ee624
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