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Shield

Object Number:CG2001-3-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bagobo (uncertain)
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Mindanao (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Hair
Peel
Pigment
Length: 100 cm
Width: 54.5 cm

Description

Fully decorated, both front and back, small motifs, with black pigment. Fine long hair on sides, straight end, around boss, and on sides of grip. Ends of grip carved to resemble legs (?). Good condition. Could be additional shield in P2977 series, except that the Metcalf notes show 9 and we already have A-I.

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