English Standard pack hand drawn & coloured on banana leaf, c.1820.
Hand-made ‘Chief Cities Quartettes’ card game, c.1910.
Set of medieval playing cards with King, Queen, Knave and numeral cards from one to ten in each of four suits which refer to the activity of hunting, as practiced by the nobility.
“Gilbert & Sullivan” hand-made Savoy Operas pack designed and created by Rex Pitts
Pack of 52 hand-drawn Jokers.
Handmade Black Peter cards.
In the Middle Ages hunting was an integral part of life.
Hand-made playing cards by French prisoners of war in Porchester Castle, Hampshire, c.1796.
The luxury, hand-painted Stuttgart Cards (Stuttgarter Kartenspiel) dated c.1430, with suits of ducks, falcons, stags and hounds.