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Jeu de geographie

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Jeu de geographie

From: Cary Collection of Playing Cards

Call Number:
Creator: J. Covens & C. Mortier
Other Creator: Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, 1892-1941
Language:
Date: circa 1720
Publisher: J. Covens & C. Mortier,
Genre:
Type of Resource:
Description:
Suit System: French
Type: Original Design
Process: Engraving.
Back: plain
Borders: Square, Double
Corners: Square
Composition of Deck: 49 of 52 [A, K, Q, J, 10-2], lacking 7, 5, 4C.
Aces: A-C.
Court Cards: R-Roi? (king); D-Dame? (queen); P-Prins? (jack): Ks, crowned suit signs.
Notes and References: D. Kingsley and S. Mann 1972, p. 22 no. 6: Museum Willet-Holthuysen 1976, p. 70, no. 57.
Abstract:
Physical Description:
83 x 55 mm.
Volume/Enumeration:
No. 1033
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 15812872
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