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>>1918 Bagobo magani
Subject: datu / magani warrior chief
Culture: Bagobo
Setting: tribal warfare, Mindanao early 20thc
Object: knife

* Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology > Pacific Islands Hall
"Knife with Bells  brass, rattan, glass beads
Philippines, Mindanao
Although heavily ornamented, these knives are used as everyday work knives."  ...