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A state partizan of the guard of Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony
Third quarter of the 17th century
With broad slightly tapering double-edged blade with upturned pointed basal lugs, etched on each side with the Electoral arms of Saxony below the Electoral bonnet and with the Electoral monogram 'I.G.C. 2' within palm fronds above, the etching retaining some original gilding, tapering circular socket, two shortened side-straps, green tassel, and green velvet-covered shaft.