FMNH 34598.1,.2

  • Scanner: Theodore Davies : Field Museum of Natural History
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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Columbian Museum. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-60 | Country: Philippine Islands. | Locality: Samal Island in Davao Prov., Mindanao. | People: Moro. Stock. | Name: Sword (kris) of two-edged steel blade bound into polished hard wood hilt with rattan ended with a carved metal band, 71 cm. long. Sheath made of two kinds of wood, 65 c. long. over.| Collection: R.F. Cummings. | Dr. A.B. Jenks, Coll. | Notes: | Width: | Length: | Height: | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 34598 (1-2) | Neg Alb. P. 434 | ENT | 123 | Acc. 989 | [ILLUSTRATION | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] | The Kris with a straight blade is used for cutting and thrusting. This weapon was secured from the Samal Moros of Davao gulf. [ 1 photograph]
Catalog Number: 34598.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal; steel, wood, rattan
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Davao Prov., Samal Island, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [989] R. F. Cummings (Gift)
Accession Year: 1906
Other Numbers: 123
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
District/County: Davao Prov.
City/Town: Samal Island
Collector/Source: R. F. Cummings, Albert E. Jenks
IRN: 1260827
GUID: 1a68aafc-b1bb-4c6c-90cd-6b990f968ce4