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Pastime Cards

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Pastime Cards

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

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Date: [ca. 1710]
Publisher: John Lenthall?
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Type of Resource:
Description:
Suit System: French
Type: Original Design
Process: Engraving
Back: Plain
Borders: Square
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 50 of 52[A, K, Q, J, 10-2], lacking 9S, 5H
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Taxation: Stamp on AS, red: [crown, filigree] / VI Pence
Notes and References: J.Kaiser 1960, p.16, fig.3e; S.Mann 1966, p.145; Lady Schreiber 1892, I, 9, plates 81-84
Physical Description:
90 x 57 mm., standard cards 24 x 19 mm.
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 11533951
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