FMNH 34653.1,.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. Straight blade. Hard dark wood handle wrapped with cordage, upper end slightly curved. Sheath wrapped with 8 groups of split rattan. Kriss [sic] 67 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 | 34653 | 1-2 | NEG.ALB.P 475 | Acc. 1000 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] [1 photograph] |
Catalog Number: 34653.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal, wood, cordage, rattan
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: 1261358
GUID: 38297c62-a834-4a09-bfe3-54f28a7ffabe