FMNH 129537.nosub[1]

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-49 | Country: Philippine Islands. | Locality: South Central Mindanao. | People: Bila=an. Stock. | Name: Sīgī:- A toothbrush made of boar's bristles the upper parts of which are enclosed in a cloth holder. This holder is beaded and also has 6 bells attached. Colored tassles are attached to the holder. | Collection: R.F. Cummings Philippine Expedition, 1909=1911. F.C. Cole, Collector. | Notes: Used to remove particles of betel nut from the teeth. Also an ornament. | Width: | Length: | Height: | Price: [Philippine peso symbol] .50 | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 129537 | ENT | (1666) | Acc. 1139 ["1115" crossed out] | L. | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] |
Catalog Number: 129537.nosub[1]
Description: toothbrush
Materials: animal hair; boar bristle, cloth, beads, metal, tassel
Cultural Attribution: Bila-an
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [1139] Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Manobo, Bilaan, and Divavaan Mandaya (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1911
Other Numbers: 1666
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
Collector/Source: Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Manobo, Bilaan, and Divavaan Mandaya, F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
IRN: 1031097
GUID: ebdfe16f-cac6-4094-989e-b986ee0a2b1d