FMNH 162997.A,.B

  • Download file
    Scanner: Theodore Davies : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology
    Transcriber: Aislinn Sanders : University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Department of Anthropology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Chicago Natural History Museum—Ethnology | [Field Museum subject code written in red] 34-60 | Provenience: Phillipines. Island of Luzon. Village of PakÈt. | People or Culture: Ilongot. | Object: Knife with sheath. | Material: A-Blade is metal, wood, yarn, plastic. B-Sheath is wood, brass wire,yarn, glass beads, buttons. | Description: A- Curved blade. Mid section of handle decorated with coiled brass wire. B. Sheath decorated with brass wire round around in geometric patterns. There are 13 small red tufts of yarn at the tip of the sheath. Tufts have yellow centers. From three points are pieces of plastic attached with colled links of wire. Attached is a chain which hooks (over) | Dimensions (in cm.): A-L:27.60 B-L:32.00 | Collection: Purchased from Rev. Dell G. Schultze 27 June 1967. | [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 162997 | A-B | Field No. 14 | Neg. No. 11 | neg.Alb.P.406 | Acc. 2956 | [BACK] together with a button. Acc.collector;î Carried by men and women alike. Used for many purposes. Made mostly from broken larger knives. | [2 photographs] |
Catalog Number: 162997.A,.B
Description: knife and sheath for knife
Materials: metal, wood, yarn, plastic, metal; brass wire, glass, button
Cultural Attribution: Ilongot
Accession Number: [2958] D. G. Schultze (Purchase)
Accession Year: 1967
City/Town: Paket Village
Collector/Source: Reverend Dell G. Schultze, Reverend Dell G. Schultze
EMu IRN: 1065964
GUID: 0c93b6d1-d3b6-40f6-b738-0960f3114ae0

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.