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Published July 03, 1996 Updated December 22, 2015

Taller Fotolitográfico, Chile

Spanish suited pack made in Chile by Taller Fotolitográfico, inspired by Fournier's classic 'Castilian' design, c. 2000

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Taller Fotolitográfico
Made in Chile

Above: four cards from 'Baraja No.5', a Spanish suited pack made in Chile by Taller Fotolitográfico, inspired by Fournier's classic 'Castilian' design, c. 2000. Each card is printed onto thin paper and laminated inside a plastic sleeve to withstand rough treatment. Packs come inside a plastic case, with a choice of football club insignias on the reverse.

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By Simon Wintle

Member since February 01, 1996

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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