[Nonstandard German playing cards, circa 1820]
- [Nonstandard German playing cards, circa 1820]
- Published / Created
- circa 1820
- Publication Place
- 10 (X) of Leaves is missing from deck.
Back: speckled, red
Borders: Square, double
Composition of Deck: 36 [D, K, O, U, 10-6].
DH: REVIVISCERECVPIVNT; DB: loving couple discovered by third person; DA: LEIPZIG [lion and heraldic device]; DL: initials on shield. KH, B, L seated; KA, black, stands; UB holds bird in right hand; OL holds suit sign. 10s indicated by "x"; vignettes.
Four witty lines of verse comment on the value of each card.
Process: Engraving, stencil coloration, surface polished.
Stance of Court Cards: Single Figure
Suit System: German
- 10.1 x 5.9 cm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
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