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[Court cards of the French deck of Claude Valentin, Lyons]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

[Court cards of the French deck of Claude Valentin, Lyons]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Other Creator: Valentin, Claude
Date: circa 1660
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Description:
Suit System: French
Type: Lyon
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Process: Block and stencil, surface polished.
Back: plain, cartomantic figures added later
Borders: Square
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 23 of 52? [A, K, Q, J, 10-2], lacking all except AC, K-JS; K-JH; K, JD; K-JC; 8, 5S; 9-5H, 8-5C..
CourtCards: JS, JC: Claude Valetin.
Physical Description:
89 x 55 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10562623
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