FMNH 34650.1,.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; Zamboanga Dist. | People: Moro. | Stock. | Name: Kriss [sic] and sheath. Wavy blade, Wooden handle with Z-binding of plaited rattan & red cordage tasselated ends. Lower end of handle is fitted hard wood guard. Plain wooden sheath. Kriss [sic] 78 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 | 34650 | 1-2 | Acc. 1000 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] |
Catalog Number: 34650.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal, wood, rattan, cordage
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: 1261340
GUID: c6d1c90e-9d7a-4b0a-a1fe-38c20899af48