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[Sheet of 16th C. German playing cards]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

[Sheet of 16th C. German playing cards]

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Call Number:
Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Language:
Date: 1558
Genres:
Type of Resource:
Description:
Suit System: German.
Type: Original Design.
Process: Block.
Back: Plain.
Borders: Square.
Composition of Deck: 8, 7, 4-2H; 8, 6, 4, 3B.
Pipcards and Jokers: 3H: 1558; 2H, crossed hammers on shield; 6B, scroll-like ornament.
Notes and References: Albertina 1974, p. 126, no. 60.
Physical Description:
1 sheet : 68 x 50 mm. (card); 143 x 205 mm. (sheet)
Box:
Box: Sheets 9
Volume/Enumeration:
Record ID: 757
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 11021548
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