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Collectors' Playing Cards for Sale

I TRY TO PUT REASONABLE PRICES ON WHAT I HAVE TO OFFER; COMPARE THEM WITH eBAY AND OTHER INTERNET SELLERS. If anyone wants to buy a large number (all?!) of these items, I'm happy to consider an offer for bulk purchase. If anyone is interested, please contact me by e-mail: [email protected]

Please note that POSTAGE is EXTRA.

1 Müller patience-size piquet pack with modernized courts, 36 cards, box, c.1990, Exc £4

2 East German version of Dondorf's Rokoko design, double box, c.1970?, VG+ £5

3 De La Rue for Docker Brothers, gold edges, box, 1932-35 (bridge score), Excellent £6

4 Goodall (De La Rue printing) 52 cards, Willow Pattern lacquer backs, c.1925: (a) black, 2 cards creased, VG, £6; (b) red, 1 card creased, VG, £6

6 Secondary use: French 4S, c.1780, hand written back for M. Dejean, an advocate in St. Honoré, Paris, very good £15

7 Half a French 3H advertising a Grenoble grocer, Terrier, with a list of what he sells, the front used for calculations and scribbles, c.1790 £5

9 Goodall for Swan Brewery, uncommon early advert, c.1895, no box, good but used £22

11 Waddington GDW12 double box with pheasant backs based on Barribal's design, no jokers, c.1955, very good £5

12 Goodall tax-wrapped bézique pack with named back: Pekinese by D. Vaughan, c.1930 £8

13 Legends Luxx Greille by Rick Davidson, 2015, Mint £7

14 Waddington double box: (i) Barribal Bailarina (Flamenco dancer), (ii) named 'Evening in England'; one pack has two indices, the other four; bright pink bakelite box (sorry, colour completely wrong in scan), broken hinge, c.1930-35, Excellent £10

15 Waddington for Scottish insurance company, c.1935: (a) unused, slight mark on AS, £3; (b) red back, mint in unopened tax-wrapper £8

16 Top: Altenburger Deutsches Bild, Skat pack, box, Mint £3

17 Bottom: Same in patience format, no box £3

18 USPCC Origins for Rick Davidson, the artist's reinterpretation of the Rouen pattern, 2014, box, Mint £6

19 Rule booklets by De La Rue and Goodall: 1869 [£10]; 1920 [£6]; 1917 [£6]; 1904 [£12]; 1922 [£6]; 1908 [£8]

25 ASS reissue of the Dondorf Centennial pack of 1933, made in 1975, no box, Mint £627 Betal child's pack, a few odd court designs, e.g. KC and JD, no joker, box, c.1938 or 1948, unused £5

28 De La Rue for Cosmos, Waddington courts and joker, box, c.1946, unused £6

29 Waddington for Metrovick Cosmos lamps, c.1925, in leather case, G+ £5

30 Harrison Marks Wolf Pack, 52 photos of (mostly) nude women, c.1955, no box, unused £10

31 Angel Card Co Ukiyoe pack, different painting on each card, c.1980, box, Mint £4

33 Pepys Shuffled Symphonies, Pears ad. on back of rules, 1939, VG+, tatty box £6

37 De La Rue Cheery Families, 13 x 4 families, c.1910, box, VG+ £6

Last Updated February 10, 2018 at 05:20pm


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