128053, mail

Catalog Number 128053
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
Materials hemp
Catalog Description 1) mail
2) Name: Limboton - Ancient "coat of mail" made of hemp cloth padded with hemp. The skirt and band go with it, as described under 128051. Goes with no. 128054 and 1280 [sic]. | Notes: Formerly much used; now rare.

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