FMNH 34652.1,.2

  • Scanner: 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: Mindanao Island; Zamboanga Dist. | People: Moro. | Stock. | Name: Kriss [sic] and sheath. Straight blade. Wooden handle bound for greater part with thin blackened cordage, above which is narrow silver band. Upper end slightly curved. Light wooden sheath, one side of hilt guard ornamented with brass tacks. Kriss [sic] 71 cm long. | Collection: E.E. Ayer. | Notes: This weapon is carried attached to the belt where it is ready for instant use. It is used for both cutting and thrusting. | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 34652 | 1-2 | NEG.ALB.P 483 | Acc. 1000 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] [1 photograph] |
Catalog Number: 34652.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal, wood, cordage, brass
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [1000] E. E. Ayer (Gift)
Accession Year: 1906
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
Collector/Source: E. E. Ayer : Field Museum of Natural History, E. E. Ayer : Field Museum of Natural History
IRN: 1260793
GUID: 967bd94f-f3b6-4499-a039-91e906d06f12