FMNH 129683.nosub[2]

  • File link
    Transcriber: Theodore Davies : 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. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-57 | Country: Philippine Islands. | Locality: South Central Mindanao. | People: (Manobo.) Kulaman Stock. | Name: Bako-bako:- Man's carrying box. Made in same manner as 129680 but sides have been made waterproof by an application of pitch. Top inlaid with white beads in design. | Collection: R.F. Cummings Philippine Expedition, 1909=1911. F.C. Cole, Collector. | Notes: Carrying band is of cloth in several colors. (Moro make of cloth). | Width: | Length: | Height: | Price: Trade | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 129683 | ENT | (1460) | Acc. 1139 ["1115" crossed out with x's] | L. | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] |
Catalog Number: 129683.nosub[2]
Description: carrying box & lid
Materials: rattan, wood, straw, beads, pitch
Cultural Attribution: Kulaman (Manobo)
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: 1460
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
EMu IRN: 1031263
GUID: 6b618c7b-2b9a-49e7-bb5a-2e14f7e6d20e

Disclaimer: The Field Museum's online Anthropology Collections Database may contain cultural items and historical records that are culturally sensitive. Some records may also include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum's current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when items were collected or cataloged. Visitors to this site are also advised that some records may contain names, images, and recordings of deceased individuals and that some records document human remains.

We welcome feedback. The web database is not a complete record of the Museum's anthropological holdings and documentation for a collection item will vary due to when and how it was collected as well as how recently it was accessed. While efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information available on this website, some content may contain errors. We work with descendant communities around the world to interpret the collections in order to promote a greater understanding of global heritage and, through consultation, will remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate. We encourage and welcome members of descendant communities, scholars, and others to contact us to confirm or clarify data found here.