Tungsram Playing Cards

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

Last Updated January 07, 2020 at 05:27pm

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