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[German deck of Jean Pierre Perrin, Berlin]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

[German deck of Jean Pierre Perrin, Berlin]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Date: circa 1775
Publisher: Jean Pierre Perrin
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Description:
Suit System: French
Type: Animal Tarock
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Process: Block and stencil
Back: stars and dotted lines, red
Borders: Square
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 52 of 78 [A, K, Q, C, J, 10-2, trumps I-XXI, Fool], lacking AC, 7S, 8C, trumps.
CourtCards: KS with harp and atatched child's head; JS with leaping dog; KH holds orb and sword; crowned eagle at side; KD in left profile: DE LA FABRIQUE DE J.P. PERRIN. JD holds halberd: ER; KC with shield [Berlin bear] at feet; JC: J.P. PERRIN. The courts are related to the Paris style.
Taxation: Stamp on AH, red.
Notes and References: See D. Hoffmann and E. Kroppenstedt 1967, p. 51, no. 290.
Physical Description:
108 x 62 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10674049
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