University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKlewang
Object Number: 29-9-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Date Made: Circa 1900
Early Date: 1890
Late Date: 1910
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 58.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Richard E. Norton, 1929

Description

Machete. Steel blade; wooden handle, metal tipped.


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. 103, Fig. 5, rightView Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Wiley, Mark V. 1996. Filipino Martial Culture. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 124, top photo, bottomView Objects cited in this Publication

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