object: sword | Material: steel, bone, iron | Description: steel sword with carved bone hilt; iron hand guard set into hilt. "This type of sword is uncommon at all times, but these with bone hilts must be very rare. I have not seen another. Note the lively joined cross-bars. Another 25 years on (1959) and still I have not seen another. 5 June 1934" A.W.F. Fuller Other names: kampilan; Field Museum Catalogue Number: 277626

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