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Chur Ober-Pfälzische Französisch. Karten

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Chur Ober-Pfälzische Französisch. Karten

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Date: circa 1775
Publisher: Joseph Losch
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Description:
Suit System: French
Type: Original Design
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Process: Engraving, stencil coloration.
Back: asterisks, dots, crosses, red
Borders: Square
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 52 [A, K, Q, J, 10-2].
CourtCards: KS with sceptre: Chur / Ober- / Pfälzische / Französisch. / Karten; QS holds flower; KH with orb and sword, lion: IL; QH in left profile; holds flower; JH: Verfertiget / von / Joseph / Losch / in / Amberg; KD with sceptre, eagle; QD holds fan; KC with sceptre, large bird, medallion; QC holds fan.
Notes and References: Albertina 1974, p. 140, no. 76.
Physical Description:
81 x 56 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10674051
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