FMNH 128754.1

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    Scanner: Theodore Davies : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology
    Transcriber: Aislinn Sanders : University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Department of Anthropology
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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Chicago Natural History Museum—Ethnology | [Field Museum subject code written in red] 34-60 | Provenience: Philippines | People or Culture: Moro (Mindanao ?) (see note other side) | Object: Wavy Kris and Case | Material: Wood and Metal | Description: 2) Kris: Woven bindings with metal bands on stylized bird's head bone handle. Decorative blade. 1) Case: Wood with decorative ends. | Dimensions (in cm.): 2) Kris: 67 centimeters | 1) Case: 61 centimeters | 460.2 | Collection: Presented by Mr. C.F. Merrill 10/16/64 in name of his brother Homer T., the collector (1934-1940). | [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 128754 | 1-2 | Field No. | Neg. No. | neg.1716.P.462 | Acc. 2839 | [BACK] Object attributed to Moro on basis of resemblance to other items in Museum collections by present curator (Reinman) | [1 photograph] [1 illustration] |
Catalog Number: 128754.1
Description: sheath for sword (case)
Materials: metal, wood
Cultural Attribution: Moro or Mindanao?
Locality: Asia, Philippine Islands, Philippines
Accession Number: [2839] C. F. Merrill (Gift)
Accession Year: 1964
Country: Philippines
Collector/Source: C. F. Merrill, Homer T. Merrill
EMu IRN: 4021303
GUID: 9a3de084-f8ea-4e98-9f36-28bdb18ecdd0

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