128227, knife, sheath, & belt

Catalog Number 128227
Literary Reference [Book] Bicar, Beverly B., et al. Looking Forward by Looking Back: The Bukidnon - A Century Hence.
Cultural Affiliation Bukidnon
Continent Asia
Country Philippines
Region Mindanao Island
Island Mindanao
Collector F.C. Cole : The Field Museum
Expedition Fifth R.F. Cummings Ethnological Expedition to Philippines Islands - ethnology - Bukidnon, Mandaya, Manobo, Negrito, and Bataan Bagobo Indians
Accession Lot Number 1115
Original Name Tagi
Materials metal; copper, wood, rattan
Catalog Description 1) knife, sheath, & belt
3) Name: Tagi:- Small work knife, blade 7 1/2" long. Copper guard made of [centavo] wooden handle. sheath - guma is of wood with rattan lashing. A red belt - Talaked - with embroidered ends holds the knife in position at the side. | Notes: Such a knife is usually used by women.

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