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Full Catalog Number: 129137.2
Catalog Number: 129137
Description: sheath for knife, Name: Sinan kabau:- Man's fighting knife with fine grooved blade. Fret work near ferrule. Incised brass ferrule. Wooden handle. Heavy bead tassel attached to ferrule. Wooden sheath has lower part carved with fine beadwork and tassels and balance of front has a line plate of native brass casting in scroll designs. Two brass end pieces. Beaded belt with tassels attached. An unusually fine piece of native workmanship. Made at the smithy in Bankas.
Materials: metal, metal; brass, feather, beads, animal hair; horse
Cultural Attribution: Bagobo
Locality: Philippines, Mindanao Island, Davao Prov., Davao Gulf, Mindanao, The Philippines
Accession Number: 1139
Other Numbers: 1365
Province/State: Mindanao Island
District/County: Davao Prov.
City/Town: Davao Gulf
Collector/Source: Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Manobo, Bilaan, and Divavaan Mandaya, F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
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