Open today 10 am – 5 pm


Object Number:41-34-23B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Length: 73.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Austin Gray, 1941
Other Number:CG93-10-20 - Found in Collection Number


Sheath. Two flat pieces of soft wood forming two halves of sheath for long sword. Top 2/3 of both pieces carved with relief designs consisting of three bands of interlocking scrolls and (middle band one side) scrolls with leaves. No binding, no top.


[Book] Wiley, Mark V. 1997. "Philippine Arms & Armor in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology".. Journal of Asian Martial Arts. Vol. 6, No. 3. pg. 96-107 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 99 (Fig. 1) (far left)View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wiley, Mark V. 1996. Filipino Martial Culture.. Charles E. Tuttle Company. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 119View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:

Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.