FMNH 128278.1

  • 128278.1 betel nuts
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Front view without scale
  • 128278.1 betel nuts
    Photographer: Alpha Sadcopen : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Side view
  • Creator: Sarah Carlson : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 34-48 | Country: Philippine Islands | Locality: North Central Mindanao | People: Bukidnon. Stock. | Name: Ten betel nuts. The shuck is removed from the nut which is then split into 2 or 4 pieces. A certain leaf -Piper betel L.- is wrapped around it and then lime is added to both. This is chewed, causing a red saliva. | Collection: R.F. Cummings Expedition, 1909=1911. F.C. Cole, Collector. | Notes: In common use by both men and women. Areca (Catchu L.) | Width: | Length: | Height: | Price: - | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 128278 | ENT | (683) | Acc. 1115 | [cursive L] | [ILLUSTRATION] | [ILLUSTRATION NOTATION] | [BACK] |
Catalog Number: 128278.1
Description: betel nut with husk
Materials: nut
Cultural Attribution: Bukidnon
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: [1115] Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Bukidon, Mandaya, Manobo, Negrito, and Bataan Bagobo Indians (Expedition)
Accession Year:
Other Numbers: 683
Continent: Asia
Country: Philippines
Province/State: Mindanao Island
Collector/Source: Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Bukidnon, Mandaya, Manobo, Negrito, and Bataan Bagobo Indians, F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
IRN: 1355703
GUID: f9a3ee02-c584-496c-b895-0419764cc040