FMNH 41567.1,.2

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History-Ethnology. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-60 | Provenience: Philippines | People or Culture: Moro | Object: Kris and Sheath. | Material: Steel, wood, waxed cord. | Description: A. Kris, double edged blade, slightly curved and terminating in sharp center point. Guard has cutout pattern protruding 3.5 cm toward concave edge, 6.5 cm toward convex edge. Wood handle, wrapped with waxed cord. Several cracks in blade, pommel missing. B. Sheath of wood, distal end squared at 3.5 cm W. Wrapped in cord to proximal 5 cm end, terminating in guard cover. | Dimensions (in cm.): Blade: 57 L, 3 to 4 W. Sheath: 60 L, 5 W | Collection: Gift of: Swanson, David G. June 28, 1978 | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 41567 / A and B | ENT | Field No. | Neg. No. Alb. P. 476 and 206 | Acc. 3380 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] [2 photographs] |
Catalog Number: 41567.1,.2
Description: sword and sheath for sword
Materials: metal; steel, wood, cord, wax
Cultural Attribution: Moro
Locality: Philippines, Philippines
Accession Number: [3380] D. G. Swanson (Gift)
Accession Year:
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Collector/Source: D. G. Swanson, J. C. Mueller
IRN: 1271133
GUID: 6a8638ee-e2ce-4ebe-aa9f-6984d2926e31