Museums collections rarely include much on Southeast Asian weapons, and rarer still are those of the Philippines in particular. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology has nearly 1,000 martial artifacts in storerooms from the Philippines, including swords, knives, spears, shields, helmets, and armoras shown in this article.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 6 No. 3 (1997): 12 pages.