knife and sheath for knife

Catalog Number 129135
Literary Reference , 13839
Cultural Affiliation Bagobo
Continent Asia
Country Philippines
Region Mindanao Island
Island Philippine Islands
Province Davao Prov.
Locale Davao Gulf
Original Name kampilan
Materials metal, metal; brass, wood, animal hair; horse
Catalog Description Name: Kampilan:- Man's fighting knife - similar to 129133 - handle slightly broken and repaired with brass wire. Wooden sheath - roma - is decorated with brass bands and brass headed tacks also a beaded decoration, and yellow horse hair. | Notes: Two incised wire cylinders at end of sheath. Beaded belt attached.

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