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Greek Mythology

Greek Mythology playing cards published by Michalis Toubis S.A., 1995.

Playing cards with illustrations from Greek mythology published by Michalis Toubis S.A., 1995. The courts show double-ended images of named Greek Gods with Bacchus and Pan as the jokers. See the Box

Greek Mythology playing cards published by Michalis Toubis S.A., 1995
Greek Mythology playing cards published by Michalis Toubis S.A., 1995

Above: Greek Mythology playing cards published by Editions Michalis Toubis S.A., 1995. 52 cards + 3 Jokers in Box. Matching back designs available.


Greek Mythology by Editions Haitalis, Athens

Similar to the above, this pack has images of characters from Greek mythology adorning the aces and courts, each with their Greek name and Roman equivalent. Published by Editions Haitalis, Athens. See the Box

Greek Mythology playing cards published by Editions Haitalis
Greek Mythology playing cards published by Editions Haitalis Greek Mythology playing cards published by Editions Haitalis

Above: Greek Mythology playing cards published by Editions Haitalis, Athens. 52 cards + 2 jokers in box.

Greek Mythology playing cards published by Editions Haitalis
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By Matt Probert

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I have adored playing cards since before I was seven years old, and was brought up on packs of Waddington's No 1. As a child I was fascinated by the pictures of the court cards.

Over the next fifty years I was seduced by the artwork in Piatnik's packs and became a collector of playing cards.

Seeking more information about various unidentified packs I discovered the World of Playing Cards website and became an enthusiastic contributor researching and documenting different packs of cards.

I describe my self as a playing card archaeologist, using detective work to identify and date obscure packs of cards discovered in old houses, flea markets and car boot sales.


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