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Titicaca ® Playing Cards

Each card in this novelty deck, subtitled “Funny Card”, carries information about a prestigious or popular brand.

Titicaca ® playing cards

Each card in this novelty deck, subtitled “Funny Card”, carries information about a prestigious or popular brand. The Jokers carry information about the company Titicaca. Titicaca are a Chinese tour company operating in China and England providing travel services to the Chinese market.

Titicaca is also the name of a lake in the Bolivian-Peruvian Andes, South America.

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By Matt Probert

Member since March 02, 2012

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I have adored playing cards since before I was seven years old, and was brought up on packs of Waddington's No 1. As a child I was fascinated by the pictures of the court cards.

Over the next fifty years I was seduced by the artwork in Piatnik's packs and became a collector of playing cards.

Seeking more information about various unidentified packs I discovered the World of Playing Cards website and became an enthusiastic contributor researching and documenting different packs of cards.

I describe my self as a playing card archaeologist, using detective work to identify and date obscure packs of cards discovered in old houses, flea markets and car boot sales.


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