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[German deck of Carl Heinrich Zoelcke]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

[German deck of Carl Heinrich Zoelcke]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Call Number:
Creator: Zoelcke, Carl Heinrich
Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Language:
Date: c. 1845
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Type of Resource:
Description:
Suit System: German.
Type: Saxon.
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure.
Process: Engraving, stencil coloration.
Back: mottled, red.
Borders: Square.
Corners: Square.
Composition of Deck: 36 [D, K, O, U, 10-6].
Suit cards: DH, crossed swords; DB, loving couple and third person; DA: Extra feine Schwerdter Karte; DL, coat of arms. 10s indicated by "X"; 8H: Carl Heinr. Zoelcke / in / Leipzig.
Taxation: Stamp on 7B, black: KARTEN / STEMPEL / [heraldic device] / 2 GR.
Notes and References: See S. Mann 1966, pp. 87-88.
Physical Description:
36 cards : color illustrations ; 104 x 64 mm.
Volume/Enumeration:
GER 262
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10933640
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