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The Resource The collection of primitive weapons and armor of the Philippine Islands in the United States National Museum, by Herbert W. Krieger ...

The collection of primitive weapons and armor of the Philippine Islands in the United States National Museum, by Herbert W. Krieger ...

Label
The collection of primitive weapons and armor of the Philippine Islands in the United States National Museum
Title
The collection of primitive weapons and armor of the Philippine Islands in the United States National Museum
Statement of responsibility
by Herbert W. Krieger ...
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The primary objective to this handbook is to describe various weapon types that have preserved in metal, wood, horn and bone traces of the material culture of the several waves of civilization that have reached the Philippines in the past. The second objective of this catalogue of Philippine weapons of offense and defense is to describe the typical originality of form., the skill displayed in weapon manufacture, and the beauty of ornmaental patterns produced in the islands but characteristic of the localities in which they are made and used
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1889-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krieger, Herbert W.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
United States National Museum
Series statement
Bulletin / United States National Museum
Series volume
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States National Museum
  • Weapons
  • Armor
  • Weapons
  • Ethnology
Target audience
general
Label
The collection of primitive weapons and armor of the Philippine Islands in the United States National Museum, by Herbert W. Krieger ...
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-114) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Development of Philippine weapons and tribal cultures -- Bow and arrow -- Clubbed weapons for bruising and crushing -- The spear : its use in warfare and the hunt -- Blowgun and supitan -- Metallic hand weapons fro cutting and piercing : the parang, the bolo, and the dagger -- Head hunting and associated ceremonial weapons -- Weapons of defense : shields and armor -- Explanation of plates
Control code
20068095
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
iii, 128 pages, 11 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
26027664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03610389
  • (OCoLC)3610389
Label
The collection of primitive weapons and armor of the Philippine Islands in the United States National Museum, by Herbert W. Krieger ...
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-114) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Development of Philippine weapons and tribal cultures -- Bow and arrow -- Clubbed weapons for bruising and crushing -- The spear : its use in warfare and the hunt -- Blowgun and supitan -- Metallic hand weapons fro cutting and piercing : the parang, the bolo, and the dagger -- Head hunting and associated ceremonial weapons -- Weapons of defense : shields and armor -- Explanation of plates
Control code
20068095
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
iii, 128 pages, 11 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
26027664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03610389
  • (OCoLC)3610389

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