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26 Victorian playing cards. Small circular discs of cardboard printed with coloured pictures of animals on one face and a clue to their identity on the reverse.

Details

playing cards
27.12.50/1
Anthropology

26 items (description level: top)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  playing cards
object name:  playing cards

Place
UK, British Isles, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made or collected:  UK 
made or collected:  UK 
Date made
1848 - 1900
Additional date information
date made:  1848 - 1900 
date made:  1840 - 1900 Victorian 
date made:  1840 - 1900 Victorian 
date made:  1840 - 1900 

Materials & techniques
cardboard
Additional material & technique information
material: cardboard (overall)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 34 mm
Additional measurement information
approximately overall: 1 mm x 34 mm

Provenance
vendor:  A M Burrows & Co  Undefined - 1950-12-27


Related objects
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Related subjects
association: Family and Home
object name: playing cards

Record created 2000-10-02
Record last updated 2018-03-23

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