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Native Name:
Barong
Object Number:
42-30-422A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Moro
Provenience:
Philippine Islands
Tawitawi
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Metal
Wood
Description:
Single-edged steel blade, with Chinese (?) character just below grip on one side. Wooden grip, lower third bound with steel. Two-piece wooden sheath rivited together.
Length:
57.4cm
Width:
6.9cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing
Other Number:
54   -   Collector Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Wiley, Mark V. 1997. "Philippine Arms & Armor in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology". Vol. 6, No. 3. pp. 96-107. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 100
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[Book] Wiley, Mark V. 1996. Filipino Martial Culture. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 120
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