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Topo Gigio

Topo Gigio card game by Joker S.A., Argentina, c.1985.

1985 Argentina Joker S.A. Maria Perego Television Card Games Add to Collection

Topo Gigio card game by Joker S.A., Argentina, c.1985. Topo Gigio was the lead character of a children's puppet show on Italian television in the early 1960s The character was created in 1958 by artist Maria Perego. This card game consists in finding matching pairs. See the Rules

Topo Gigio card game by Joker S.A., Argentina, c.1985 Topo Gigio card game by Joker S.A., Argentina, c.1985

Above: Topo Gigio card game by Joker S.A., Argentina, c.1985. 32 cards + rules in box. Reverse: Joker logo on repeating pattern in dk green

Topo Gigio card game by Joker S.A., Argentina, c.1985
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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.


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