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[German deck of Andreas Benedictus Göbl, Munich]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

[German deck of Andreas Benedictus Göbl, Munich]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Date: circa 1775
Publisher: Andreas Benedictus Göbl
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Description:
Suit System: French
Type: Animal Tarock
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Process: Block and stencil
Back: lattice with rosettes, blue
Borders: Square
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 78 [A, K, Q, C, J, 10-2, trumps I-XXI, Fool].
CourtCards: JS with halberd: G; KH holds orb and sword; manufacturer's stamp below: BG; JH with halberd: A; KD with protion of fleur-de-lis on cloak; JD wtih Münchener Kindl and halberd: B; KC with medallion on chest: ABG; JC with halberd: G.
Trumps: Trump VIII depicts unicorn; XII, musician and dancing bear with pole.
Taxation: Stamps on AH, black: G. A. FREYBERG; stamp on AC, black; stamps on 7S, black: G.A. FREYBERG.
Notes and References: D. Hoffmann and E. Kroppenstedt 1967, -pp. 12-21. The courts are influenced by the Paris model. See Albertina 1974, pp. 203-204, nos. 146-147.
Physical Description:
110 x 59 mm.
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Object ID: 10672475
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