The Peerless Playing Card Company, London c.1890

The Peerless Playing Card Company, London c.1890

ace of spades back

ames English's playing card factory was re-named Peerless in around 1880 when the title Peerless Card Company appeared on the ace of spades. The non-standard 'fancy' pack shown here was produced in around 1890. The pseudo-French medieval courts were designed by Aymer Vallance, a follower of William Morris.

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