[German deck of playing cards, Sommer & Seupke, Dresden].
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- [German deck of playing cards, Sommer & Seupke, Dresden].
- Published / Created
- [circa 1855]
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Back: asterisks and dots, blue.
Composition of deck: 32 [A, K, O, U, 10-7].
DH, child and pedestal; DB, balloon and windmill; DA, fountain; DL, man kneels before fire; volcano erupts in the background. Ks seated, double suit signs; Os, Us are military figures. 10s indicated by "X"; 8H: Somer & Seupke in Dresden; 7H: Eintracht. Stamp on 7B, black: [crown] [heraldic device] 2 1/2 NGR.
German suit system.
Imperfect: lacking A of bells. From the Cary Collection of Playing Cards.
Single figure. Engraving, stencil coloration.
Square borders, square corners.
Title devised by cataloger.
Type: original design.
- 31 cards : color ; 55 x 31 mm.
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- Completely digitized
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- Keller, W.B. Catalogue of the Cary Collection of Playing Cards in the Yale University Library, GER581
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