From: Philippine Islands | Mindanao

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Bolo
Object Number 42-30-390A
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Philippine Islands | Mindanao
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood

Long, narrow steel blade very thick at back edge, bevelled to the curved cutting edge; drop just forward of heel. Wooden grip with leaf-like end ornamented with fine, straight, indentate line. Two-piece wooden sheath with upward curved tip. Finely incised floral decoration and with date 1894. Plaited fiber carrying cord.

Length 66 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 58 - Collector Number

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