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Catalog Data

Donor Name:
Philippine Commission, Louisiana Purchase Exposition  Search this
Length:
24.1cm
11.4cm
Width:
3.17cm
Object Type:
Knife
Place:
Philippines
Accession Date:
1905-Dec-04
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Possibly misnumbered. The catalog card seems to indicate that there should be one knife, but there are actually 2 marked with this catalog number (E238132-0 and E238132-1), and they are marked in different ink. Unknown which is the original 238132, and which one is misnumbered. This one (E238132-0) is 9.5 inches long (blade is 4.5 inches) Dark metal (iron?) blade with squared-off end. Unpainted wood handle with numerous tiny insect holes.
Record Last Modified:
30 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
045257
USNM Number:
E238132-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8370873