FMNH 34469.1,.2

  • 34469 knife and sheath
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Top view without scale
  • 34469.1 knife
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Top view without scale
  • 34469.2 sheath
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Top view without scale
  • 34469 knife and sheath
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Top view
  • 34469.1 knife
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Top view
  • 34469.2 sheath
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Top view
  • 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 Columbian Museum. | ENT | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-60 | Country: Philippine Islands | Locality: Sulu Archipelago. | People: Moro? Stock. | Name: "Barong" and sheath. Flat, wide, thick, single edged oval blade banned. hard wood handle with wide silver hand. Flat tapering sheath. ends carved. over | Collection: E.E. Ayer | Notes: | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 34469 / 1-2 | Acc. 980 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] These knives differ from the ordinary arongs in having beveled edges. The entire weapon including the sheath is the work of native artisans. The silver used in the ferrule is secured from coins. |
  • Scanner: Oscar Docto : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Scan of exhibit label from past exhibition, "Ethnology of Philippines (Islands) Exhibition Hall H". Grouped by cultural attribution "Moro"
Catalog Number: 34469.1,.2
Description: knife and sheath for knife
Materials: metal, wood, silver
Cultural Attribution: Moro ?
Locality: Philippines, Sulu Archipelago, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [980] E. E. Ayer (Gift)
Accession Year:
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Sulu Archipelago
Collector/Source: E. E. Ayer : Field Museum of Natural History, E. E. Ayer : Field Museum of Natural History
IRN: 1259503
GUID: 19af84d2-6b0f-4767-acd9-604aef426a6a