FMNH 163912.1,.2

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    Transcriber: Aislinn Sanders : University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Department of Anthropology
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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Chicago Natural History Museum—Ethnology | [Field Museum subject code written in red] 34-60 | Provenience: Philippine Islands: Jolo, Jolo Island, Sulu Arch.; or Mindanao I. | People or Culture: Moro | Objects: Sword and scabbard | Material: Leather, metal, wood | Description: AóSword with kris type blade, waves are moderately deep. Damascened for full length of blade with inlaid gone in several places. Hilt is of wood with floral pattern in high relief. Pommel is a metal cap with ring at top. B- Plain leather scabbard of reddish brown color in two pieces, one the sheath itself and the other the belt loop through which passes the sheath. | SEE REVERSE FOR PHOTO | Dimensions (in cm.): A- Length: 50.5; width 7.0 B-Length: 40.0; width: 9.1. | Collection: Presented by Mr. Hyman A. Pierce Collector: Mr. Guy Van Schaick. | [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 163912 | A-B | Field No. | Neg. No. neg.Alb.P.476 | Acc. 2888 | [BACK] [2 photographs] |
Catalog Number: 163912.1,.2
Description: sword and scabbard (sheath) for sword
Materials: leather, metal, wood
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Accession Number: [2888] H. A. Pierce (Gift)
Accession Year:
District/County: Jolo Island
City/Town: Jolo
Collector/Source: Hyman A. Pierce, Guy Van Schaick
EMu IRN: 1066982
GUID: 45d42746-66bb-4145-905c-101c1ae39e22

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