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Deck of cards and box

Full deck of 52 cards and paper box. The outer box displays the intials B.D. in a cartouche held by a dragon. One side of box marked: "No. 174 Whist Schweizer Trachten." The other side marked: "No. 174 Whist Costumes Suisses." The bottom marked: "FRANKFURT A/M." Cards are edged in gold and are...

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Source unidentified

German, 19th century


Length x width: 24.1 x 15.2 cm (9 1/2 x 6 in.)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts