||F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
||Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Bukidnon, Mandaya, Manobo, Negrito, and Bataan Bagobo Indians
|Accession Lot Number
||metal, wood, brass
||1) fighting knife
2) Name: Bolo: Man's fighting knife similar to 128217, except that handle has carved hand in opposite position. End of blade has double edge. Hilt is of incised brass. Wooden handle carved in shape of closed fist. Made for the right hand. | Notes: See notes on 128217. A good illustration of trading routes. The blade was made in Sumilao of Bukidnon, the brass work is from the Davao Gulf region, and the handle was secured from the Visayas of the North Coast.