FMNH 90362.nosub[1]

  • Download file
    Scanner: Theodore Davies : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | ENT | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-59 | Country: Luzon Island, P.I. [Abra struck through] | Locality: Balbalassan ["Lepanto-Bontoc" struck through] sub Prov. | People: Tingians ["Igorot" struck through]. | Stock. | Name: Head axe. Short flat narrow iron blade. Slight curved cutting edge opposite end curving to pick-like point. Short, round, rough handle upper part bound with rough iron band. Length of blade 21.5 cm. Length - handle and blade 44 cm.| Collection: R.F. Cummings Expedition. (S.C. Simms, Collector, 1906). | Notes: For hewing. | Price: ₱ 1.50 | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 90362 | 463 | NEG. ALB. P. 378 | Acc. 1004 | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] [1 photograph] |
Catalog Number: 90362.nosub[1]
Description: axe
Materials: metal, wood, iron
Cultural Attribution: Tinguian
Accession Number: [1004] Cummings Philippine Explorations - Luzon, Philippines - ethnology, 1906-1907 (Expedition)
Accession Year:
Other Numbers: 463
District/County: Bontoc Prov.
City/Town: Balbalasson
Collector/Source: Cummings Philippine Explorations - Luzon, Philippines - ethnology, 1906-1907, Stephen C. Simms : The Field Museum
EMu IRN: 1321456
GUID: 997359b1-aa6a-495a-b0f5-b215f1f1259c

Disclaimer: The Field Museum's online Anthropology Collections Database may contain cultural items and historical records that are culturally sensitive. Some records may also include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum's current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when items were collected or cataloged. Visitors to this site are also advised that some records may contain names, images, and recordings of deceased individuals and that some records document human remains.

We welcome feedback. The web database is not a complete record of the Museum's anthropological holdings and documentation for a collection item will vary due to when and how it was collected as well as how recently it was accessed. While efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information available on this website, some content may contain errors. We work with descendant communities around the world to interpret the collections in order to promote a greater understanding of global heritage and, through consultation, will remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate. We encourage and welcome members of descendant communities, scholars, and others to contact us to confirm or clarify data found here.