Royal Dutch Mail

Nederland Line Royal Dutch Mail shipping publicity deck featuring court cards and aces in the elegant, rococo-style “Nieuw Neerlandia” pattern designed by the famous Dutch artist Marinus Adrianus Koekkoek (1873-1944) and produced in chromolithography by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland, c.1930s

Nederland Line Royal Dutch Mail shipping deck produced by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland, c.1930s Nederland Line Royal Dutch Mail shipping deck produced by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland, c.1930s Nederland Line Royal Dutch Mail shipping deck produced by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland, c.1930s

Above: Nederland Line Royal Dutch Mail shipping publicity deck produced by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland with double index letters (Dutch & English), c.1930s. One of a pair - one red and one blue - both in anonymous boxes, and anonymous within. Decks were also produced with alternative indices or plain aces. Images courtesy Matt Probert.

VNS shipping deck produced by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland, c.1930s

Above: VNS (United Netherlands Navigation Company) deck by Speelkaartenfabriek Nederland Amsterdam, 1930s. Image courtesy Rex Pitts.

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