Sport Playing Cards
Armchair Cricket by ex-professional County Cricket player Don Arnold was first marketed by Norfolk House Enterprises in 1983.
“Ataque”, a card game simulating football manufactured in Buenos Aires by Vigor S.R.L., 1958.
Sports-themed playing cards published by Badische Spielkartenfabrik, Baden, c.1930
Figuritas Golazo collectible football cards from Argentina, 1973.
BMW Promo Top Trumps produced as a promotion for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Chad Valley ‘Sporting Snap’ card game designed by Max Pollock c.1895.
100th anniversary of the Club Nacional de Football, Uruguay, 1999.
Guipuzcoa’s best athletes of the twentieth century, playing cards sponsored by El Diario Vasco and Euskaltel, manufactured by Heraclio Fournier, 1999.
Derby Day race game published by Parker Games’ English subsidiary at Ivy Lane, London, from 1908 to around 1920.
This deck was apparently made to commemorate a Shooting Festival held in Leipzig in 1884
Dutch playing cards promoting the annual International Four Days of Walking Event held in Holland, 2016
“Goal” Fußball Spielkarten manufactured by Ferd. Piatnik & Söhne Wien, c1930s.
“Hunter’s Bridge” playing cards by ASS depicting animals and associated symbols of hunting, c.1976.