University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKampilan
Object Number: 54-18-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Moro
Provenience: Mindanao
Philippine Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Water Buffalo Horn
Length: 83.5cm
Width: 3.8cm
Credit Line:Gift of F. Lieber, 1954

Description

Straight single edge steel blade widening to point; crescentic barb on back near point. Horn grip of kwewang type; brass binding.


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. 99View Objects cited in this Publication

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