109010, tattooing instrument

Catalog Number 109010
Cultural Affiliation Tinguian
Continent Asia
Country Philippines
Region Luzon Island
Island Luzon
Province Abra Prov.
Locale Manabo
Collector F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
Expedition Second R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippine Islands - ethnology - Mangyan
Accession Lot Number 1060
Year of Accession 1908
Original Name gi-gi-si
Materials bamboo
Catalog Description 1) tattooing instrument
2) Name: Gi-gi-si. Tattooing [sic] instrument. Made of bamboo with needles in end. An ink of charcoal and water is put on arm and designs pricked in. | Notes: See notes on tatooing [sic].

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