University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBarong (uncertain)
Object Number:CG911101-8298A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Moro (uncertain)
Provenience: Philippine Islands (uncertain)
Sulu Archipelago (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Peel
Length: 54 cm
Width: 5 cm

Description

Wide blade with curved cutting edge, straight back. Rusty, with carved design on one face. Wood hilt with recurved end. Four plaited rattan peel bands, 3 narrow and 1 wide. Barong. Compare to L-192-5, Sulu Archipelago, Jolo Is.


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