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Title: Partisan Carried by the Bodyguard of Louis XIV (1638–1715, reigned from 1643)
Jean Berain (French, Saint-Mihiel 1640–1711 Paris)
Date: ca. 1679
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, gold, wood, textile
Dimensions: L. 86 11/16 in. (220.2 cm); L. of head 20 9/16 in. (52.2 cm) W. of head 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm)
Classification: Shafted Weapons
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.454
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