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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1895,0122.26

  • Description

    An uncut sheet of 8 playing-cards with German suit-marks. The cards are the 8, 9 and upper knave of hearts; the upper knave and king of acorns; the upper and lower knave of leaves; and the king of bells.

    Woodcut
    16th Century

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 16thC
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 75 millimetres (individual card)
    • Width: 47 millimetres (individual card)
    • Height: 155 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 195 millimetres (sheet)
  • Location

    Not on display (Playing-cards Additional)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1895

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1895,0122.26

  • Additional IDs

    • Add. G.28
An uncut sheet of 8 playing-cards with German suit-marks. The cards are the 8, 9 and upper knave of hearts; the upper knave and king of acorns; the upper and lower knave of leaves; and the king of bells.    Woodcut  16th Century

An uncut sheet of 8 playing-cards with German suit-marks. The cards are the 8, 9 and upper knave of hearts; the upper knave and king of acorns; the upper and lower knave of leaves; and the king of bells. Woodcut 16th Century

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