Playing Card Collectors
A fascinating collection that was the basis of a lot of research that we still benefit from today.
The History of English Playing Cards dates probably from the mid 15th century, the first documentary evidence of their existence in this country occurring in an Act of Parliament which prohibited the import of foreign cards.
I collected playing cards when I was in primary school, by Jan Walls.
We are deeply saddened by news of the passing of Anthony Rex Pitts (1940-2021).
For collectors, researchers, students, academics and others like yourself.
Share the treasures of your collection. You can upload anything. Antique packs, cardistry, children’s card games, share your cherished collection, start your own playing card blog, post your sale list, review your favourite packs, or promote Kickstarter projects.Add New Article