University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-31-27B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Date Made: Before 1905
Length: 1.3cm
Width: 2cm
Outside Diameter:2cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other NumberCIVIC1993.X.358B - Other Number


Wooden cylinder, sides ridged, plant fiber tied around center. One face covered with metal: sun burst design in double circle. Ear plug. Identified by comparison with P2697A-E. Pairs of such plugs are connected by strings of beads, which pass under the chin.

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