FMNH 38942.nosub[1]

  • Creator: Etta E. McKenna : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Columbian Museum. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-53 | Country: Philippine Islands. | People: Moro. | Locality: Mindanao | Stock. | Name: harvesting knife. Flat curved wooden handle. Thin curved iron blade*. over1 | Collection: Major Ralph S. Porter Surgeon U. S. Vol. | Notes: *The only harvesting implement used by the Moros to gather rice crops. | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 38942 | ENT | 20 | Acc. 776 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] Crescent-shape rice cutters, similar to those employed throughout the archipelago, are used for harvesting the rice.
Catalog Number: 38942.nosub[1]
Description: knife
Materials: wood, iron
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [776] R. S. Porter (Loan)
Accession Year:
Other Numbers: 20
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
Collector/Source: R. S. Porter, R. S. Porter
IRN: 1268285
GUID: 8753aadc-ed87-4539-8c9c-f14649871fb4