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El Jokey by Piatnik, 1990s

‘El Jokey’ Spanish-suited pack by Piatnik & Sons, Vienna, 1990s

Elegantly designed ‘El Jokey’ Spanish-suited pack manufactured by Piatnik & Sons, Vienna, 1990s

‘El Jokey’ Spanish-suited pack by Piatnik, 1990s ‘El Jokey’ Spanish-suited pack by Piatnik, 1990s ‘El Jokey’ Spanish-suited pack by Piatnik, 1990s

Above: ‘El Jokey’ Spanish-suited pack by Piatnik & Sons, Vienna, 1990s

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By Simon Wintle

Member since February 01, 1996

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Curator 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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