Maranao Sword, Kampilan

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Philippines
AD 20th century ~ AD 20th century
  • Type
    Weaponry
  • Materials
    Steel, ivory, gold, horse hair
  • Measurements
    Length 102.0 cm
  • Creator name
    Maranao
  • Creator date
    Beginning of the 20th century
  • Where it was made
    Philippines; Mindanao; Lanao del Sur; Maranao Culture
  • Time period
    AD 20th century ~ AD 20th century
  • Creation date
    20th Century (beginning)
  • Function
    Multi-purpose weapon
  • Acquisition
    It was collected before World War II (before 1940) and entered into the National Museum collection on October 30, 1991. At present, the object is on display in Kinahinatnan Gallery, Museum of the Filipino People.
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