Figuritas Golazo “Barajitas Futbolísticas” Spanish-suited football cards from Argentina, with caricatures of players on each card (managers on the kings). Cards were sold in small envelopes containing three playing cards plus photos of football players which were collected and exchanged. There were two matching sets of 40 cards each, with colour-coordinated suits.
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Founder and editor of the World of Playing Cards since 1996. He is a former committee member of the IPCS and was graphics editor of The Playing-Card journal for many years. He has lived at various times in Chile, England and Wales and is currently living in Extremadura, Spain. Simon's first limited edition pack of playing cards was a replica of a seventeenth century traditional English pack, which he produced from woodblocks and stencils.
A limited edition art print of the Jack of Clubs 1984 woodblock joker.
A limited edition art print of the Queen of Clubs 1984 woodblock joker.
Dondorf Jägerkarte Nr. 465 playing cards dedicated to the theme of hunting, c.1930.
Commemorative Olympic Playing Cards produced by Waddingtons exclusively for Stanley Gibbons Antiquar...
Clamcleats playing cards for sailors designed by Celia Allison, New Zealand, 1986.
Centennial Olympic Games playing cards celebrating the centenary of the modern Olympic Games, 1896-1...
Bicycle Negro League Baseball Museum souvenir playing cards, USA, 2012.
Cyclists from the Domex-Weinmann team who took part in the 1989 Tour de France.
Photos of American football players representing the University of Alabama in 1972.
Colour photographs of the World Cup-winning French football squad of 2018.
Families card game with comic designs featuring seven of the teams competing in the 1998 World Cup. ...
A 1982 World Cup commemoration pack by Heráldica Castanyer from Spain with non-standard suits.
Two packs (one French-suited, one Spanish-suited) for the World Cup held in Spain, 1982.
James Purdey & Sons is a long-established gun manufacturer founded in 1814 in London.
PBR (Professional Bull Riders) licensed playing cards, USA, 2005
‘Calcio Storico Fiorentino’ by Costante Costantini is based on an early form of football that origi...
Animal Aid playing cards with anti-shooting cartoons created by Steve Hutton.
Schott's sporting gaming & idling miscellany, United Kingdom, 2004.
Hillbaggers Top 52 playing cards designed by Caroline McCann, 2019.
Advertising pack designed by James Hodges for a Parisian shop selling camping equipment.