Playing Card Deck




From: Italy | Firenze

Curatorial Section: Historic

Native Name Minchiate
Object Number 15634
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Italian
Provenience Italy | Firenze
Period 17th Century
Date Made 1600-1699
Section Historic
Materials Paper
Technique Watercolor

Playing card deck / Minchiate cards - 78 cards. Overside: symmetrical pattern, with stippled border which laps over to front. Underside: swords, coins, etc. Watercolor. Dotted border on both sides.

Credit Line Gift of Francis C. Macauley, 1893

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