Sheet fragments of 16th century Italian playing cards
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- Sheet fragments of 16th century Italian playing cards
- Cary Collection of Playing Cards (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
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- publisher not identified
BEIN ITAsheet3S: From the Cary Collection of Playing Cards.
Title devised by cataloger.
Italian suit system.
Uncut sheet of 20 playing cards (Wheel of Fortune, Chariot, Love, Fortitude, Popess, Emperor, Empress, Pope (?), Sun, Moon, Star, Bagatto, Fool (?), Tower, Devil, Temperance; 9 or 8B, 7B).
Batons from separate sheet and mounted to appear as part of this sheet. All cards truncated except Popess, Emperor, Empress, Moon, Star, and Bagatto. Ancestral to marseille tarot.
- 20 prints on 1 sheet : 98 x 57 mm, sheet 304 x 217 mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- This object has been completely digitized.
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Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Early works to 1800
- black and white ; and woodcut making
- Resource Type
- text and still image
- Subject (Geographic)
- Subject (Topic)
Playing cards > Italy > Specimens > Early works to 1800
Tarot (Game) > Specimens > Early works to 1800
Cary, Melbert B., Jr., 1892-1941 > Ownership
Cary, Mary Flagler > Ownership
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