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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1896,0501.108

  • Description

    Cucu pack without suits: incomplete pack with 37 of 38 playing-cards, and with 2 duplicate title cards "Diletevole Giuco del Chuchu Fabbrica di Antonio de Maria in Milano".
    Hand-coloured woodcut
    Backs printed with a fanciful pattern in blue, and "F. di Milano".
    19th Century

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 19thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 95 millimetres
    • Width: 55 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        See Description.
  • Curator's comments

    This pack is similar to 1896,0501.84. The missing card is "Secchia". Both "Matto" have Italian duty stamps.

  • Bibliography

    • Schreiber Italian 135 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Playing-cards Schreiber I.135)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1896

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1896,0501.108

Cucu pack without suits: incomplete pack with 37 of 38 playing-cards, and with 2 duplicate title cards "Diletevole Giuco del Chuchu Fabbrica di Antonio de Maria in Milano". Hand-coloured woodcut Backs printed with a fanciful pattern in blue, and "F. di Milano". 19th Century

Cucu pack without suits: incomplete pack with 37 of 38 playing-cards, and with 2 duplicate title cards "Diletevole Giuco del Chuchu Fabbrica di Antonio de Maria in Milano". Hand-coloured woodcut Backs printed with a fanciful pattern in blue, and "F. di Milano". 19th Century

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