FMNH 39979.1,.2

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Colombian Museum. | Country: Philippine Islands | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-60 | Locality: Rio Grande Valley in Mindanao | People: Moros Stock. | Name: Kris 71 cm long having a wood hilt, bound with fiber, and a two edged straight blade. The sheath is of yellow soft wood. And held together with only a strip of rattan. In case of emergency a blow can be struck without drawing the knife. | Collection: R. F. Cummings Cap. Darrah, Coll. | Notes: | Price: | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 39979 / 1-2 | ENT | Neg. Alb. P. 476 | 19 | Acc. 990 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] | [1 photograph] |
Catalog Number: 39979.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal; steel, wood, fiber, rattan
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Rio Grande Valley, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [990] R. F. Cummings (Gift)
Accession Year:
Other Numbers: 19
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
District/County: Rio Grande Valley
Collector/Source: R. F. Cummings, Darrah
IRN: 1269126
GUID: e2bc39aa-3afe-4603-b44c-b72a658ac9c7