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Published February 17, 2010 Updated July 11, 2023

Tungsram Playing Cards

Tungsram Playing Cards, Art Deco playing cards from Hungary

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Tungsram Playing Cards, c.1958

Art Deco playing cards from Hungary. Tungsram lightbulbs, founded in 1896 in Hungary, were taken over by General Electric in 1989.

Tungsram playing cards produced by Játékkártyagyár és Nyomda (Playing-Card Factory and Printing House, Budapest) in 1958. 52 cards + 2 Jokers. Images courtesy Barney Townshend. See also: Jeux L.G.L., Paris

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By Barney Townshend

Member since October 06, 2015

Retired Airline Pilot, interested in: Transformation Playing Cards, Karl Gerich and Elaine Lewis. Secretary of the EPCS. Treasurer of the IPCS.


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