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Published December 14, 2010 Updated February 01, 2023

Grand Prix Champions

“Grand Prix Champions” printed by Offason.

2002 Sweden Offason Sports Add to Collection

“Grand Prix Champions” playing cards printed by Offason. Each card pictures a different F1 Grand Prix champion from history. See the Box

Grand Prix Champions” playing cards printed by Offason Grand Prix Champions” playing cards printed by Offason

Above: “Grand Prix Champions” playing cards printed by Offason, early 2000s. Each card pictures a different F1 Grand Prix champion from history, while the 4 jokers depict different F1 course layouts. Images courtesy Matt Probert.

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By Matt Probert

Member since March 02, 2012

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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