FMNH 34649.1,.2

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    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. | People: Moro. | Stock. | Name: Kriss [sic] & sheath. Wavy blade. Wooden handle bound with coloreds cordage and fitted with ivory. Plain light wood sheath, four narrow bindings of thin colored cordage. Kriss [sic] 70 cm long. | Collection: E.E. Ayer. | Notes: Such wavy, double-edged knives are used principally for thrusting. It is practically impossible to stop the flow of blood from a wound inflicted by such a weapon. | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 34649 | 1-2 | Acc. 1000 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] |
Catalog Number: 34649.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal, wood, cordage, ivory
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: 1261328
GUID: 2db259ca-9fa1-488f-b908-d907a139a0fd