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Shield

Object Number:CG2001-3-4
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bagobo (uncertain)
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Mindanao (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Hair
Peel
Gum
Length: 105 cm
Width: 42 cm

Description

Designs on both sides. Ends of grip carved to resemble legs (?), broken and worn at one end. One crossbar missing from front. 5.5 cm. of peel and gum missing from center of other crossbar. Native (?) repairs to long crack starting at rounded end: four rings of metal and peel. Panel at straight end lashed on with copper (?) wire.

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