Isle of Man stamp issue based upon the history of Manx themed playing cards, featuring six fascinating, full colour stamps showing antique playing cards.
“Iceland” playing cards with scenic aces designed by Guðmundur Thorsteinsson were first published in 1923
C. L. Wüst Scenic Aces for Brazil
Souvenir pack with Scenic Aces made by Müller (Diessenhofen), c.1850.
Souvenir pack with Scenic Aces made by J. Müller (Diessenhofen), c.1860. The courts are conventional figures based on French designs.