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OLYMPIC

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

OLYMPIC

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Creator: Grimaud, B. P
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Date: ca. 1936
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Description:
French origin. Standard system. French suit system. Belgian/Genoese type.
Stance of Court Cards: Double Figure. Indices: suit and rank indices for spades and diamonds are enclosed within a block of the appropriate suit color and presented in white. Process: Color lithography. Back: very small suit signs, blue. Square borders. Round corners. Gilt edges.
Packaging: Tuck case, blue: OLYMPIC / [olympic rings] / GRIMAUD / PARIS / INDEXEES 53 CARTES.
Abstract:
Composition of Deck: 52 (A, K, Q, J, 10-2), j, advertisement card. Aces: As indicated by "1". Court cards: Courts: B. P. GRIMAUD // PARIS; R-Roi (king); D-Dame (queen); V-Valet (jack). Extrsa cards: Advertisement card: "La Carte qui ne trompe pas."
Physical Description:
1 complete deck + 1 advertising card, (2 playing cards) : color illustrations ; 88 x 58 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 11506421
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