Art/ Collection/ Art Object


17th century
Steel, wood, textile (velvet)
L. 25 in. (63.5 cm); L. of head 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); W. 5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 9 oz. (1620 g)
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Dassi, Antonio. Illustrated Catalogue of the Uboldo Collection: Milan. Vol. 1. Milan, ill., fig 3, pl. 76.

Nickel, Helmut. Ullstein-waffenbuch: Eine Kulturhistorische Waffenkunde Mit Markenverzeichnis. Berlin: Ullstein, 1974. p. 195.

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