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Visconti Tarot

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Visconti Tarot

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Call Number:
Creator: Bembo, Bonifacio, fl. 1447-1478, d. bef. 1482
Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Date: 1428-1447
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Type of Resource:
Description:
Also known as the Cary-Yale pack
The unique addition of the Female Knight and Female Valet may be an indication that this pack was intended to be used by a female member of court.
Composition of Deck: 67, AS, AB, AD, AC; K, Q, C (female), JS (female); Q,
Physical Description:
1 card
col.
19 x 9 cm.
Caption:
King of Swords
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Visconti Tarot
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2002878
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