Standard Handa Pattern

Handa: Standard House Pattern

Above: standard Danish playing cards (Handa’s House pattern) made by Handa, Copenhagen. English indices. The court cards are reminiscent of the German Rhineland pattern but completely redrawn in a pseudo-medieval style.

Above: standard Danish playing cards made by Handa, Copenhagen. Same as above except different suit sign shapes and German indices.

CREDITS: All images courtesy Rex Pitts.

Last Updated August 27, 2016 at 08:45pm

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