FMNH 34665.1,.2

  • Transcriber: 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: Philippines. | Locality: Mindanao Island | People: Moro Stock: | Name: Sword and sheath, odd shaped blade, narrow at hilt increasing in width toward point. Curved edge, straight back. Double row of circular inlaying on either side. Hard dark wood handle with ornamental bands of brass and silver. * | Collection: E. E. Ayer | Notes: * Sheath of 2 flat pieces of wood lower end curved. Wrapping of fine wire. Woven colored narrow belt. Sword 53.2cm long. | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 34665 / 1-2 | ENT | Acc. 1000 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] |
Catalog Number: 34665.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal, silver, wood, 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: 1261415
GUID: 220cea9d-2718-48c3-a03a-06ecd8442ec5