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[German deck of Joseph Fetscher, Munich]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

[German deck of Joseph Fetscher, Munich]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Date: circa 1820
Publisher: Fetscher, Joseph {id=276081}
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Description:
Suit System: German
Type: Original Design
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Process: Engraving, stencil coloration.
Back: mottled, red
Borders: Square
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 35 of 36 [D, K, O, U, 10-6], lacking DH.
CourtCards: KH: IF; OA smokes long pipe; UA holds bottle and glass; OL carries gun over shoulder and holds dog on leash.
Aces: DB, birds; DL, phoenix.
Pipcards and Jokers: 10s indicated by "X"; military vignettes; 7L: M√ľnchen / Joseph Fetscher.
Physical Description:
49 x 30 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10577656
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